New English-Irish Dictionary
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whiff

1. noun smell2. noun suggestion, suspicion3. noun SPOR, GOLF airshot4. verb smell5. verb SPOR, GOLF miss ball 1 noun smellboladh masc1  c m uit detects even the tiniest whiff of smoke braitheann sé an boladh deataigh is lú féinshe caught a whiff of drink off him fuair sí boladh an óil air 2 noun suggestion, suspicionrian masc1  c m ublas masc1  c m uiarracht fem3  c m uthere's a whiff of corruption around it tá rian den chaimiléireacht ag baint leis 3 noun (US) informal SPOR, GOLF airshotbuille folamh 4 verb informal smell INTRANSITIVEit whiffs a bit during the summer bíonn drochbholadh uaidh sa samhradh, bíonn boladh bréan uaidh sa samhradhthey whiff of diesel tá boladh díosail uathu 5 verb (US) informal SPOR, GOLF miss ball INTRANSITIVEbuille folamh a bhualadh