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wash over

1 (v + adv) wet TRANSITIVElet the water wash over your body scaoil an t-uisce anuas ar do chorpthe river washed over the road sceith an abhainn amach ar an mbóthar 2 (v + adv) overwhelm TRANSITIVEfear washed over me bhuail eagla mé, ghabh eagla méthe relief just washed over me fuair mé faoiseamh iontach 3 (v + adv) leave sb unmoved, indifferent TRANSITIVEto tell the truth it all washed over me déanta na fírinne is beag a chuaigh sé i bhfeidhm ormthese poems wash over me ní chorraíonn na dánta seo mé, ní bhogann na dánta seo mé → see wash