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pound

noun
verb
phrases
noun
1 (also pound sterling) noun FIN, HISTpunt masc1  c m upound sterling punt steirlingthe Irish pound an Punt Éireannachtwenty pounds sterling fiche punt steirlingit cost me five pounds thug mé cúig phunt air, chosain sé cúig phunt orm 2 noun MEASpunt masc1  c m u€2.50 a pound €2.50 an puntto sell potatoes by the pound prátaí a dhíol de réir an phuint
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun for stray animalspóna masc4  c m u 4 noun POLICE for carspóna masc4  c m u
verb
5 verb hit TRANSITIVEtuairteáil verb  c m utuargain verb  c m uthe waves were pounding the ship bhí na tonnta ag greadadh na loinge, bhí an long á tuairteáil in aghaidh na dtonnshe pounded on the door bhuail sí an doras go trom, lasc sí ar an dorashe pounded on the table with his fist bhuail sé buille trom dá dhorn ar an mbordthe rain was pounding on the roof bhí an bháisteach ag greadadh ar an díonshe was pounding at the dough bhí sí ag brú an taoishe was pounding away on the drums bhí sé ag greadadh leis ar na drumaí, bhí sé ag gleadhradh leis ar na drumaí 6 verb COOK, IND crush or grind TRANSITIVEbrúigh verb  c m utuargain verb  c m uhe pounded the mixture into a powder bhrúigh sé an cumasc ina phúdar, thuargain sé an cumasc ina phúdarto pound sth to a pulp leircín a dhéanamh de rud 7 verb move quickly and heavily INTRANSITIVEhere he comes ... pounding into the penalty box seo chugainn é ... ag greadadh leis isteach sa bhosca pionóis; seo chugainn é ... ag stróiceadh leis isteach sa bhosca pionóisthe horses were pounding across the yard bhí na capaill ag clascairt trasna an chlóisshe pounded up and down the stairs shiúil sí go tromchosach suas agus anuas an staighrewe were pounding along bhíomar ag satailt romhainn 8 verb move with heavy strides or great effort TRANSITIVEtreabh verb  c m uI pounded the streets looking for work threabh mé na sráideanna ar lorg oibre 9 verb of heart or head INTRANSITIVEpreab verb  c m umy heart was pounding in my chest bhí mo chroí ag preabadh i mo chliabhmy head is pounding tá mo cheann á réabadh, tá mo cheann á scoilteadh 10 verb MUS INTRANSITIVEpianos were pounding bhí pianónna á mbualadh go tromwe heard the drums pounding in the distance chualamar gleadhradh na ndrumaí i bhfad uainn 11 verb MIL of guns etc, be fired regularly and noisily INTRANSITIVEthe big guns were pounding away bhí na gunnaí móra ag tuargaint leo, bhí na gunnaí móra á scaoileadh go tréan 12 verb MIL bombard TRANSITIVEtuargain verb  c m u
phrases

your pound of flesh

do phunt feolahe wants his pound of flesh tá a phunt feola uaidhyou've extracted your pound of flesh tá do cheart bainte agat, tá d'éiric bainte agat

to pound the beat

POLICEdo stádar a thabhairtbheith ar stádar

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