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finger

1. noun ANAT part of body2. noun CLOTH part of glove etc3. noun FOOD long thin piece4. noun GEOG of land, water5. verb touch with fingers6. verb accuse of crime7. verb identify as particular thing
phrases
1 noun ANAT part of bodyméar fem2  c m u 2 noun CLOTH part of glove etcméar fem2  c m u
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun FOOD long thin pieceméar fem2  c m uméirín fem  c m ufingers of toast méara tósta, méiríní tósta 4 noun GEOG of land, watergob masc1  c m urinn fem2  c m uros masc1  c m u 5 verb touch with fingers TRANSITIVEbheith ag méirínteachtméaraigh verb  c m uméarú a dhéanamh arhe was fingering his beads bhí sé ag méirínteacht ar a phaidrín 6 verb informal accuse of crime TRANSITIVEcuir i leithcúisigh verb  c m uméar a dhíriú i dtreohe fingered his neighbour chúisigh sé a chomharsa 7 verb identify as particular thing TRANSITIVEaithin verb  c m ushe was fingered as a smooth operator aithníodh gur duine an-ghlic í
phrases

to be all fingers and thumbs

méara sliopacha a bheith ortbheith ciotachbheith místuamabheith faoi ordóga uilig

to have your fingers crossed

(also

to keep your fingers crossed

, to cross your fingers

) súil le Dia a bheith agatdo mhéara a bheith crosach ar a chéile agat

to have your fingers burned

(also

to get your fingers burned

, to have your fingers burnt

) bheith thíos le rudíoc as rudciall cheannaithe a bheith agathe had his fingers badly burnt in that scheme d'íoc sé go daor as an scéim sin

to point the finger of blame at sb

(also

to point the finger of suspicion at sb

) an locht a chur ar dhuinean milleán a chur ar dhuine

to give sb the finger

informal 1 make rude hand gesturean mhéar a thabhairt do dhuine informalan mhéar a shá suas chuig duine informal 2 show disrespectdroim láimhe a thabhairt do dhuinebheith maslach le duine

to have a finger in every pie

(also

to have a finger in many pies

) bheith sáite i ngach ruddo ladhar a bheith sáite i ngach gnó agatdo ladar a bheith i ngach scéal agat

to have your fingers in the till

bheith ag cúbláil airgid

to have your finger on the pulse

(also

to keep your finger on the pulse

) do shúil a bheith ar chúrsaí agatshe has her finger on the pulse ní théann dada amú uirthi

to have your finger on the trigger

1 be ready to shootdo mhéar a bheith ar an truicear agat 2 be ready to act bheith ar tinneall

to lay a finger on sb

I didn't lay a finger on him níor leag mé lámh ná méar air

not to lift a finger

he wouldn't lift a finger to help me ní chorródh sé ar a chos le cuidiú liom, ní chaithfeadh sé smugairle orm dá mbeinn trí thine, ní éireodh sé dá thóin chun cabhair a thabhairt dom informal

to point the finger at sb/sth

(also

to point the finger of blame at sb/sth

) an locht a chur ar dhuine/rudan milleán a chur ar dhuine/rud

to pull your finger out

(also

to get your finger out

, to get the finger out

) informal luí isteach airit's time you got the finger out is mithid duit luí isteach air

to put your fingers in your ears

(also

to have your fingers in your ears

) do mhéara a chur i do chluasa

to put your finger on sth

do mhéar a leagan ar rud

to slip through sb's fingers

she slipped through my fingers scaoil mé uaim í, scaoil mé as mo lámha í, d'éalaigh sí uaim

to snap your fingers

(also

to click your fingers

) 1 make sound with fingerssmeach a bhaint as do mhéarado mhéara a chliceáil 2 make peremptory demanddon't snap your fingers at me ná bí ag tabhairt orduithe domsa

to stick two fingers up at sb

(also

to put two fingers up at sb

) 1 make rude hand gesturean dá mhéar a thabhairt do dhuinean dá mhéar a shá suas chuig duine 2 show disrespectdroim láimhe a thabhairt do dhuinebheith maslach le duine

to twist sb around your little finger

(also

to wrap sb around your little finger

, to wind sb around your little finger

) súgán a dhéanamh de dhuineduine a bheith faoi bhos an chait agatduine a chasadh thart ar do laidhricínduine a bheith ar teaghrán agat

to work your fingers to the bone

allas do chnámh a churtú féin a mharú ag obairsclábhaíocht a dhéanamh

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