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inspection pit

noun AUTO
sloc iniúchta

pit

noun
verb
phrases
noun
1 noun hole in groundpoll masc1  c m uclais fem2  c m uthey dug small pits thochail siad poill bheagaburial pit poll adhlactha, uaigh 2 noun IND (also quarry pit) quarrycairéal masc1gravel pit poll gairbhéil
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun GEOL containing particular substancepoll masc1  c m ulava pit poll laibhe, clais laibhe 4 IND (also coal pit) noun coal minemianach guailhe worked for years down the pits chaith sé blianta ag obair sna mianaigh ghuailthey held a strike against pit closures bhí stailc ar siúl acu in éadan mianaigh ghuail a bheith á ndúnadhpit village sráidbhaile mianadóireachta 5 AUTO (also inspection pit) noun to inspect cars etcsloc iniúchtasloc masc1 6 MUS (also orchestra pit) noun for orchestralog ceolfhoirnelog masc1  c m u 7 noun FIN in stock exchangetrading pit ionad trádála 8 noun GAMES in casinolog masc1  c m ugambling pit log cearrbhachais 9 noun where animals fightclais ghafa 10 literary noun bad situationshe's descending into a pit of despair tá lagmhisneach ag teacht uirthithe dark pit of doom umar na haimléise 11 informal noun untidy placepoll masc1  c m uprochóg fem2the place was an absolute pit poll ceart d'áit a bhí ann, prochóg cheart a bhí ann 12 noun mark, hole on surfacelog masc1  c m uloigín masc 13 FOOD (especially US) noun in fruit, etccloch fem2  c m uolive pit cloch olóige 14 very informal noun bedleaba fem  c m usúsa masc4  c m uhe fell out of his pit thit sé amach as an leaba 15 (US) or very informal noun armpitascaill fem2  c m u
verb
16 verb mark surface TRANSITIVEtoll verb  c m usmallpox had pitted his face bhí lorg na bolgaí ar a éadanthe machine pitted the surface d'fhág an meaisín poill bheaga sa dromchla 17 COOK (especially US) verb remove seed TRANSITIVEna clocha a bhaint as
phrases

to be the pits

(also

to be the absolute pits

) informal bheith damantabheith uafásachbheith millteanachbheith go hainnisthis phone is the pits tá an fón seo go hainnis

the pit of your stomach

I felt it in the pit of my stomach mhothaigh mé é i mo chnámha, mhothaigh mé é i mo phutóga