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boil wash

nounníochán uisce fiuchta níochán uisce bruite

boil

1. verb reach or heat to boiling temperature2. verb (of kettle etc) heat up3. verb COOK cook (sth) in boiling water4. verb wash (sth) at high temperature5. verb (of sea) churn violently6. verb (of person) be very angry7. noun COOK state of boiling8. noun MED inflamed pustule
phrases
1 verb reach or heat to boiling temperature
TRANSITIVEbeirigh verb  c m ufiuch verb  c m uto boil the water an t-uisce a bheiriú, an t-uisce a fhiuchadhto boil the potatoes na prátaí a bheiriú, na prátaí a bhruith
INTRANSITIVEbeirigh verb  c m ufiuch verb  c m uthe water was starting to boil bhí an t-uisce ag tosú ag fiuchadh
2 verb (of kettle etc) heat up INTRANSITIVEbheith ag fiuchadhbheith ag beiriúthe kettle is boiling tá an citeal ag fiuchadh, tá an citeal ar gail
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 verb COOK cook (sth) in boiling water TRANSITIVEbruith verb  c m ubeirigh verb  c m uthe lobsters were boiled alive beiríodh na gliomaigh ina mbeathaI boiled eggs for breakfast bhruith mé uibheacha don bhricfeastahe boiled it in milk bhruith sé ar bhainne é 4 verb (also boil wash) wash (sth) at high temperature TRANSITIVEnigh in uisce fiuchtanigh in uisce beirithe 5 verb literary (of sea) churn violently INTRANSITIVEthe sea was boiling bhí corraí san fharraige, bhí an fharraige coipthe, bhí an fharraige suaite, bhí bruth san fharraige 6 verb (of person) be very angry INTRANSITIVEshe was boiling with rage bhí sí ag fiuchadh le cantal, bhí sí spréachta, bhí sí corraithe 7 noun COOK state of boiling to be on the boil bheith ar fiuchadh, bheith ag fiuchadh, bheith ag beiriú, bheith ar gailwhen the fruit is on the boil nuair a bheidh na torthaí ag fiuchadh, nuair a bheidh na torthaí ar gail to come to the boil tosú ag fiuchadh, tosú ag beiriú to bring sth to the boil rud a chur ar fiuchadh, rud a chur ar gail, rud a chur ag beiriú 8 noun MED inflamed pustuleneascóid fem2
phrases

to go off the boil

fuarúdul i bhfuaireéirí leamhéirí fuarbhruitethe campaign's gone off the boil a bit tá an feachtas fuaraithe beagán, níl an faobhar céanna ar an bhfeachtasmy enthusiasm's gone off the boil níl an díocas céanna orm, tá mé ag éirí tuirseach de

on the boil

ar na bacáinidir lámhashe has a novel on the boil tá úrscéal ar na bacáin aici, tá úrscéal idir lámha aici

to keep the pot boiling

dlús a choinneáil le rudaítine a choimeád faoi rudaí

to go and boil your head

informalgreadadh leat informalbailiú leat informalimeacht i dtigh an diabhail informalimeacht sa riach informal

to boil sb to death

duine a bhruith ina bheathaduine a bheiriú ina bheatha

to boil sth to death

informal, humorous rud a bhruith rófhadaan mhaitheas a bheiriú as rud

to boil to death

he was boiling to death in Spain bhí sé ag fáil bháis leis an teas sa Spáinn, bhí sé rósta ina bheatha sa Spáinn