An Foclóir Nua Béarla-Gaeilge
Bosca cuardaigh an Fhoclóra Nua Béarla-Gaeilge a leabú ar do shuíomh idirlín féin
  • EN > GA
  • GA > EN

bay tree

(also

bay

) noun BOT
labhróg fem  c m u

bay

noun
adjective
verb
phrases
noun
1 noun GEOG coastal inletcuan masc1  c m u fem4  c m u 2 noun designated area fem4  c m uparking bay bá páirceálatrauma bay bá tráma
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun compartment in ship, aircraft etc fem4  c m uurrann fem2  c m u 4 noun ARCHIT bay windowbáfhuinneog fem2  c m u 5 noun ARCHIT space created in room by window fem4  c m u 6 noun (also bay tree) BOT shrublabhróg fem  c m u 7 noun SPOR horsecapall donnrua
adjective
8 adjective SPOR of horsedonnrua  c m u
verb
9 verb (of hound etc) howl INTRANSITIVEbheith ag tafannbheith ag sceamhaílthe dog was baying at the moon bhí an madra ag tafann leis an ngealach, bhí an madra ag sceamhaíl leis an ngealach 10 verb (of person, group) shout, call INTRANSITIVEbéic verb  c m uscairt verb  c m uhe bayed in fury bhí sé ag búiríl le teann feirgethey're baying for blood tá siad ag iarraidh díoltas a bhaint amach, teastaíonn uathu éiric a bhaint amach
phrases

at bay

HUNTsáinnithean animal at bay ainmhí sáinnithe

to stand at bay

HUNTaghaidh a thabhairt ar an gconairt

to bring sth/sb to bay

HUNT, MILrud/duine a sháinniú

to keep sth at bay

rud a choinneáil ó dhorasrud a sheachaintit keeps colds at bay coinníonn sé slaghdáin ó dhorasit was an attempt to keep trouble at bay iarracht a bhí ann trioblóid a sheachaint

to keep sb at bay

duine a choinneáil ó dhorasit keeps the bailiffs at bay coinníonn sé na báillí ó dhoras