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Focail chosúla: breast · beast · -breasted · redbreast · breasted · forecast · abrade · abroad · abrupt · aghast
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abreast

adverbgualainn ar ghualainntaobh le taobhI was nearly abreast of the car bhí mé beagnach cothrom leis an gcarr
phrases

to draw abreast

(also

to come abreast

) teacht aníos cothrom leteacht chomh fada lethe bus drew abreast of the stop tháinig an bus chomh fada leis an stadthey came abreast at the corner tháinig siad cothrom le chéile ag an gcoirnéal, bhí siad le taobh a chéile ag an gcoirnéal

in line abreast

they boats were in line abreast bhí na báid ar comhuisce le chéilethey lorries were in line abreast bhí na leoraithe ar comhrian le chéile

to keep abreast of

(also

to keep abreast with

, to stay abreast of

, to be abreast of

) coinneáil suas lewe do our utmost to keep abreast of things déanaimid gach dícheall coinneáil suas le cúrsaí, déanaimid ár ndícheall bheith ar an eolas faoi chúrsaí

to keep sb abreast of something

duine a choimeád ar an eolas faoi rudduine a choinneáil ar an eolas faoi rud

two abreast

ina mbeirteanna gualainn ar ghualainnina mbeirteanna taobh le taobhthey were marching four abreast bhí siad ag máirseáil ina gceathrair gualainn ar ghualainn, bhí siad ag máirseáil ceathrar gualainn ar ghualainn