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pat

1. verb touch sb gently2. verb touch an animal gently3. verb touch sth gently4. noun light touch5. noun FOOD piece of butter6. adjective too quick, superficial
phrases
1 verb touch sb gently TRANSITIVEbosóg éadrom a bhualadh arshe patted him on the cheek bhuail sí bosóg éadrom ar a leiceann, bhuail sí go héadrom ar a ghrua é 2 verb touch an animal gently TRANSITIVEcuimil verb  c m uslíoc verb  c m uI patted the dog on the head chuimil mé cloigeann an mhadra
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 verb touch sth gently TRANSITIVEshe patted her stomach bhuail sí a lámh go héadrom ar a bolghe patted his pockets looking for his keys mhothaigh sé a phócaí ag lorg a chuid eochrachapat the wound dry with a tissue triomaigh an chneá le buillí éadroma de chiarsúrpat down the soil buail an chré síos go deas réidh 4 noun light touchshe gave me a pat on the arm bhuail sí buille beag dá lámh ar mo sciathánhe gave the horse a pat thug sé bosóg éadrom don chapall 5 noun FOOD piece of butterprionta beagcnapán masc1  c m upat of butter prionta beag ime, cnapán ime 6 adjective too quick, superficialmeargánta adj3  c m ugan dealramh  c m uit's a bit of a pat explanation seanmhíniú agus meirg air atá ann, níl mórán dealraimh leis mar mhíniú
phrases

a pat on the back

moladha big pat on the back for everyone who helped us tá moladh mór tuillte ag gach duine a thug cúnamh dúinnyou should give yourself a pat on the back ba cheart duit bheith an-sásta leat féin

to pat sb on the back

duine a mholadhmoladh a thabhairt do dhuinethey don't want to be patted on the back níl siad ag iarraidh go dtabharfaí moladh mór dóibhyou can pat yourselves on the back is féidir libh bheith an-sásta libh féin

to pat sb on the head

caitheamh le duine mar a bheadh páiste ann

to have sth off pat

(also

to have sth down pat

) 1 be able to say sth immediatelyrud a bheith ar bharr do theanga agat 2 be able to do sth immediatelyrud a bheith ar bharr na méar agat 3 have sth exactly rightrud a bheith go paiteanta agat

to stand pat

(US)an fód a sheasamh go daingean

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