An Foclóir Nua Béarla-Gaeilge
Bosca cuardaigh an Fhoclóra Nua Béarla-Gaeilge a leabú ar do shuíomh idirlín féin
Focail chosúla: feathery · father · heather · leather · weather · feathered · breather · leathers · leathery · bather
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feather

noun
verb
phrases
noun
1 noun ORNITH, ANAT plumagecleite masc4  c m uI'll ruffle his feathers bainfidh mise cúpla cleite asyou could have knocked me down with a feather leagfá mé le tráithnín, leagfadh cleite circe mé, thiocfadh leat mé a leagan le sifín cocháin
verb
2 verb cover in feathers TRANSITIVEclúmh a chur ar
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 verb attach feathers to TRANSITIVEcleitigh verb  c m u 4 verb move like a feather
INTRANSITIVEit sent shivers of apprehension feathering down her spine chuir sé drithlíní faitís lena droim
TRANSITIVEthe rain feathered its way out of the skies thit an bháisteach as na spéartha chomh héadrom le cleite
5 verb spread in featherlike pattern INTRANSITIVEspréigh ar nós cleiteleath ar nós cleite 6 verb touch gently TRANSITIVEbuail go héadroma breeze feathered my skin bhuail leoithne mo chraiceann go héadrom, chuimil leoithne mo chraiceann 7 verb turn oar blade horizontal
TRANSITIVEslis fem2to feather your oar do rámh a shliseadh, an ghaoth a bhaint de do mhaide rámha
INTRANSITIVEslis fem2
8 verb rotate propeller blades TRANSITIVEslis fem2 9 verb (of hair) fray TRANSITIVEéadromaigh verb  c m uwill I feather your fringe? an éadromóidh mé do ghlib? 10 verb become frayed INTRANSITIVEsceith verb  c m uthe ends became feathered d'éirigh na himill sceite 11 verb DIY taper TRANSITIVEmínchaolaigh verb
phrases

a feather in your cap

cleite i do sciatháncleite i do chaipín

to feather your nest

airgead a charnadh ar do shon féinhe feathered his nest at the expense of the company charn sé airgead ar a shon féin agus ba é an comhlacht a bhí thíos leis

feathers fly

when the other woman came in, the feathers flew nuair a tháinig an bhean eile isteach, bhí raic uafásach ann; nuair a tháinig an bhean eile isteach, bhí ina chogadh dearg; nuair a tháinig an bhean eile isteach, bhí an súiche sa phota

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