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shirt tail

noun CLOTH
eireaball léinetuck in your shirt tail cuir eireaball do léine isteach

tail

noun
verb
phrases
noun
1 noun part of animal eireaball masc1  c m uthe dog was wagging its tail bhí an madra ag scaradh a eireabaill
modifiereireabaill gs as adjtail feathers cleití eireabaill
2 noun part like a taileireaball masc1  c m usraoilleán masc1the tail of a comet eireaball cóiméidit left a long tail of smoke behind it d'fhág sé sraoilleán fada deataigh ina dhiaidh
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun end, backcúl masc1  c m udeireadh masc1  c m uat the tail of the train ag cúl na traenachas the tail of the parade went by nuair a bhí deireadh na paráide ag dul thar bráid
modifiercúil gs as adj  c m udeiridh  c m utail rotor rótar cúil
4 noun last part of period, event etcdeireadh masc1  c m uat the tail of the month ag deireadh na míosa 5 (also shirt tail) noun CLOTH of shirteireaball masc1  c m uher shirt tail was hanging out bhí eireaball a léine ar sileadh léi 6 informal noun followerlorgaire masc4  c m u to put a tail on sb duine a chur ag leanúint duineshe threw her tail chuir sí di an té a bhí á leanúint 7 (especially US) noun bottomtóin fem3  c m u
verb
8 informal verb follow (sb) TRANSITIVElean verb  c m u 9 verb COOK remove ends TRANSITIVEan bun a bhaint dean bun a scoitheadh de
phrases

to be on sb's tail

(also

to be on the tail of sb

) bheith sna sála ag duineanother car was on my tail bhí carr eile i mo dhiaidh aniar, bhí carr eile sna sála agam

the tail wagging the dog

arsa an spor leis an gcosit's a case of the tail wagging the dog is é an giolla atá ina mháistir

with your tail between your legs

go maolchluasachagus d'eireaball i do ghabhal agatagus do chleití síos leat

with your tail up

agus tú lán le misneachagus tú in airde bríagus tú in ard do mheanman