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Focail chosúla: dint · hilt · hind · hit · hunt · lint · mint · pint · tint · -pint
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hint

1. noun trace or suggestion2. noun advice, tip3. noun indirect instruction, clue4. noun indication sth exists5. verb say indirectly6. verb indicate fact
phrases
1 noun trace or suggestionblúirín  c m ugiota masc4  c m uruainnín  c m uhe said it without a hint of irony dúirt sé é gan rian íoróine ina ghlórthere's a hint of brandy in the sauce tá ruainnín branda san anlann, tá braoinín beag branda san anlanna hint of a smile appeared on her face tháinig iarracht de mheangadh gáire ar a haghaidhthere was a hint of sarcasm in his question bhí a cheist rud beag searbhasach, bhí beagán searbhais sa cheist a chuir sé 2 noun advice, tipnod masc1  c m uleid fem2  c m uhe gave us a few hints about the interview thug sé cúpla leid dúinn faoin agallamhhere are a few hints on how to write an essay seo cúpla nod maidir le conas aiste a scríobh
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3 noun indirect instruction, clueleid fem2  c m unod masc1  c m uthere's a hint in the question itself tá leid sa cheist féin to give a hint leid a thabhairt, nod a thabhairthe gave her a hint to leave thug sé nod di imeacht 4 noun indication sth existscomhartha masc4  c m uleid fem2  c m uthere's no hint that he gave her any encouragement ní léir gur thug sé ugach ar bith di, níl fianaise ar bith ann gur thug sé uchtach ar bith dithere was no hint of danger ní raibh aon bhaol contúirte annwe got a hint of what it'll be like fuaireamar blaiseadh den mhéid atá i ndán dúinnher voice gave no hint of her anger níor léir óna guth go raibh fearg ar bith uirthi, ní cheapfá óna glór go raibh sí feargach 5 verb say indirectly INTRANSITIVEleid a thabhairtnod a thabhairtshe hinted that it wouldn't be finished in time thug sí leid nach mbeadh sé críochnaithe in amhe's hinted at a return to the club tá sé tugtha le fios aige go mb'fhéidir go bhfillfeadh sé ar an gclub'It'll happen soon,' he hinted. 'Tarlóidh sé go luath,' a thug sé le fios de leathfhocal. 6 verb indicate fact INTRANSITIVEtabhair le fiostabhair le tuiscinthis behaviour hints that he's more mature tugann a iompar le fios go bhfuil sé níos aibí
phrases

to drop a hint

leid a thabhairtnod a thabhairt

more than a hint of

there's more than a hint of hypocrisy in that decision tá fimíneacht nach beag ag baint leis an gcinneadh sin

to take a hint

(also

to take the hint

) he took the hint ba leor nod don eolach

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