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misery

1 noun state of being miserableto cause misery to sb an saol a mhilleadh ar dhuine they're living in misery tá saol ainnis acu, níl acu ach an t-anó 2 noun sth that makes sb miserablecruatan masc1trioblóid fem2  c m uthe miseries of life trioblóidí an tsaoil, cruatan an tsaoil, anró an tsaoil
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun informal, pejorative sb who is always unhappy, dissatisfiedcancrán masc1cráiteachán masc1  c m uaren't you the right misery! nach tú an cráiteachán ceart!, nach tú an cancrán ceart!, nach tú an trua Mhuire!
phrases

to make sb's life a misery

(also

to make life a misery for sb

) saol duine a mhilleadhan saol a mhilleadh ar dhuine

to put sb out of their misery

1 spare sb more suffering by killing themhe begged them to put him out of his misery d'impigh sé orthu é a mharú 2 humorous spare sb any more suspenseput her out of her misery and tell her the news cuir as a pian í agus inis an scéala di, ná bí á beophianadh ach inis an scéala di

to put an animal out of its misery

ainmhí a chur síosthe vet put the foal out its misery chuir an tréidlia an searrach síos, chuir an tréidlia an searrach chun suain