An Foclóir Nua Béarla-Gaeilge
Bosca cuardaigh an Fhoclóra Nua Béarla-Gaeilge a leabú ar do shuíomh idirlín féin
Focail chosúla: ark · back · balk · bank · bar · barb · bard · bare · barf · barn
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bark

1. verb dog etc2. verb use aggressive tone3. verb scrape, graze4. noun noise of dog etc5. noun short laugh, shout etc6. noun BOT of tree
phrases
1 verb dog etc INTRANSITIVEbheith ag tafannamhastraigh verb  c m uthe dog was barking at the visitors bhí an madra ag tafann ar na cuairteoirí 2 verb use aggressive tone
TRANSITIVEfógair verb  c m ubéic verb  c m uthe manager barked orders at the team d'fhógair an bainisteoir orduithe ar an bhfoireann, thug an bainisteoir orduithe don fhoireann de bhéic
INTRANSITIVEfógair verb  c m ubéic verb  c m u'Hurry up,' the teacher barked. 'Déan deifir,' a bhéic an múinteoir.; 'Déan deifir,' a d'fhógair an múinteoir de bhéic.
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 verb scrape, graze TRANSITIVEscríob verb  c m ushe barked her shin scríob sí a lorga 4 noun noise of dog etctafann masc1  c m uamhastrach fem2  c m uhe gave a loud bark rinne sé tafann ard 5 noun short laugh, shout etcglam fem  c m usceamh fem  c m uI gave a bark when I heard that lig mé glam asam nuair a chuala mé sinhe gave a short bark of laughter rinne sé sceamh gháire, scairt sé amach ag gáire 6 noun BOT of treecoirt fem2  c m ucraiceann familiar masc1  c m u
phrases

to be barking up the wrong tree

informal they're barking up the wrong tree tá an scéal bunoscionn acu, tá an diallait ar an gcapall contráilte acu

sb's bark is worse than their bite

her bark is worse than her bite is measa a glam ná a greim, is measa a bagairt ná a buille

to be all bark and no bite

he’s all bark and no bite is measa a ghlam ná a ghreim, is mó a ghéim ná é féin