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meat

1 noun FOODfeoil fem3  c m uthe meat is cooked tá an fheoil cócaireáiltethe meat was too tough bhí an fheoil rórighindogs eat raw meat itheann madraí feoil amhgrilled meat is healthier tá feoil ghríosctha níos sláintiúlameat and two veg feoil agus dhá chineál glasraífrozen meat feoil reoitemeat dish mias feola 2 noun substantial part of sththe meat of the matter croí na ceiste, bun agus barr an scéilhe got to the meat of the story in the second chapter chuir sé feoil ar an scéal sa dara caibidil
phrases

to go through the meat grinder

(also

to be put through the meat grinder

) (especially US)they're being put through the media meat grinder tá na meáin á gcur trína n-úmacha

sb doesn't have much meat on them

(also

sb needs more meat on them

) informalhe doesn't have much meat on him níl feoil ar bith air, níl scioltar feola air, níl ann ach na cnámha

sb has meat on them

informalhe prefers women with a bit of meat on them is fearr leis mná a bhfuil beagán feola orthu, is fearr leis mná a bhfuil beagán téagair iontu

sth is meat and drink to sb

informalthe marathon was meat and drink to him níorbh aon stró air an maratón, níor chuir an maratón isteach ná amach air

the meat and potatoes

informalthey got down to the meat and potatoes dhírigh siad ar an mbuncheist

one man's meat is another man's poison

proverb beatha duine a thoilleas Mhurchaidh agus aimhleas Mhánais

to put meat on the bones of sth

feoil a chur ar chnámha ruda

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