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flood

noun
verb
phrases
noun
1 noun MET overflow of watertuile fem4  c m uflood barrier bacainn tuileflood warning rabhadh tuilte 2 noun MET body of water resulting from overflowtuile fem4  c m ufuarlach masc
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun movement of many peopleslua masc4  c m uplód masc1  c m ufloods of refugees came across the border tháinig teifigh ina sluaite trasna na teorann, phlódaigh teifigh isteach thar teorainn 4 noun movement of many thingsrabharta masc4  c m utulca masc4  c m umaidhm fem2  c m ua flood of forms came in tháinig rabharta foirmeacha isteach 5 noun unexpected large quantityrabharta masc4  c m utulca masc4  c m umaidhm fem2  c m uletters arrived in floods tháinig maidhm litreacha isteach 6 noun especially THEAT, PHOT floodlighttuilsolas masc1  c m u
verb
7 verb cover or fill with a lot of water TRANSITIVEbáigh verb  c m ulíon le huiscethey flooded the valley bháigh siad an gleann 8 verb be covered or filled with water INTRANSITIVEbheith faoi uiscea road that regularly floods bóthar a bhíonn faoi uisce go rialta, bóthar a mbíonn fuarlach air go minic 9 verb overflow its banks INTRANSITIVEcuir thar bruachcuir thar maoilsceith verb  c m uthe river flooded chuir an abhainn thar bruach, bhí tuile san abhainn, bhí an abhainn ag tuile, sceith an abhainn 10 verb flow rapidly INTRANSITIVEtar ina thuiletar ina thulcatears flooded down her cheek bhí na deora ag teacht ina dtuilte anuas ar a leiceann, bhí sruth deor léi, bhí na deora go fras lena grua 11 verb of people, animals etc: move in large groups INTRANSITIVEplódaigh verb  c m u 12 verb arrive suddenly, overwhelm INTRANSITIVEthe memories came flooding into his mind tháinig na cuimhní ina maidhm isteach ina aignepirate copies are flooding out of the countries in the east tá cóipeanna bradacha ag teacht ina rabharta as tíortha an oirthir 13 verb overwhelm with large quantity TRANSITIVEplúch verb  c m ubáigh verb  c m uwe were flooded with applications bhíomar plúchta ag iarratais, bhíomar ar maos in iarratais 14 verb ENG fill, be filled with too much fuel
TRANSITIVEbáigh verb  c m uhe flooded the engine bháigh sé an t-inneall
INTRANSITIVEbáigh verb  c m uthe engine flooded bádh an t-inneall
15 verb fill with tears TRANSITIVE & INTRANSITIVElíon verb  c m u 16 verb strike suddenly
INTRANSITIVEanger flooded over me tháinig racht feirge orm
TRANSITIVEjealousy flooded my heart líon mo chroí le héad, bhí mo chroí báite in éad
17 verb suffuse, be suffused TRANSITIVElas verb  c m udearg verb  c m ushe flooded with embarrassment dhearg sí go bun an dá chluas 18 verb shine brightly
INTRANSITIVEleath verb  c m uscal verb  c m usunlight flooded through the window bhí an ghrian ag scaladh tríd an bhfuinneog
TRANSITIVEbáigh verb  c m uthe sun flooded the room with light bádh an seomra i solas na gréine, bhí an seomra lán le solas na gréine
phrases

to burst into floods of tears

(also

to burst into a flood of tears

) tosú ag caoineadh go frassruth deor a bheith leattosú ag bladhradh caoineacháin

a flood of talk

rilleadh cainte

to be in floods of tears

(also

to be in a flood of tears

) bheith ag sileadh na ndeorhe was in floods of tears chaoin sé uisce a chinn

in flood

ag cur thar bruachag sceitheadhthe river is in flood tá tuile san abhainn, tá an abhainn ag cur thar bruach, tá an abhainn ag sceitheadh

in full flood

1 overflowing to greatest extentag cur thar bruachag cur thar maoilina thulca 2 at its heighti mbarr a réimefaoi lán seoilwhen the market was in full flood nuair a bhí an margadh i mbarr a réimethe speaker was in full flood bhí an cainteoir faoi lán seoil

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