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Focail chosúla: slider · elide · glide · side · slice · slime · snide · bolide · halide · sliced
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slide

noun
verb
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noun
1 noun for playing, for escape, etcsleamhnán masc1  c m uemergency slide sleamhnán éigeandála 2 noun PHOT, COMP, SCI small piece of film, glass etcsleamhnán masc1  c m u
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun COMP imagesleamhnán masc1  c m u 4 noun OPT, SCI for viewing specimenssleamhnán masc1  c m u 5 noun (also hair slide) for hairfáisceán masc1  c m ufáisceán gruaige  c m ugreamán gruaige 6 noun sudden deteriorationthe slide started in the second half thosaigh an meathlú sa dara leath, thosaigh siad ag ligean uisce isteach sa dara leaththey're on a downward slide tá siad ag meathlú, tá an tóin ag titim astu, tá siad ag dul in olcashe had a slide in the polls thit an tacaíocht a bhí aige sna pobalbhreitheannaeconomic slide cúlú eacnamaíochta, lag trá eacnamaíochta 7 noun FIN in prices, profits, etctitim fem2  c m u 8 noun when person, vehicle slidessleamhnú masc  c m usciorradh masc  c m u the cars went into a slide thosaigh na carranna ag sleamhnú, thosaigh na carranna ag sciorradh 9 noun when rock, mud, etc slidessciorradh masc  c m usciorradh talún  c m umaidhm thalún 10 noun CLOTH type of shoecuarán masc1
verb
11 verb slip (over surface) INTRANSITIVEsleamhnaigh verb  c m ushe slid across the path shleamhnaigh sí trasna an chosáin they were slipping and sliding on the ice bhí siad ag sciorradh agus ag sleamhnú ar an oighearthe door slid closed shleamhnaigh an doras agus dhún sé 12 verb person: cause (sth) to slip smoothly TRANSITIVEsleamhnaigh verb  c m ushe slid a knife between the frame and the window shleamhnaigh sí scian idir an fráma agus an fhuinneogshe slid the door across shleamhnaigh sé an doras trasna 13 verb move quietly, quickly INTRANSITIVEsleamhnaigh verb  c m uéalaigh verb  c m uhe slid into the chair shleamhnaigh sé isteach sa chathaoirthey slid around the corner shleamhnaigh siad timpeall an chúinne, d'éalaigh siad timpeall an chúinnewe quietly slid away shleamhnaíomar linn go ciúin, d'éalaíomar linn go ciúin 14 verb move (sth) smoothly, quickly TRANSITIVEsleamhnaigh verb  c m uI slid the key into the lock shleamhnaigh mé an eochair sa ghlas 15 verb FIN fall
INTRANSITIVEtit verb  c m uprices are still sliding tá praghsanna fós ag titim
TRANSITIVEtit verb  c m u
16 verb into undesirable situation INTRANSITIVEthe country slid into recession bhuail lag trá eacnamaíochta an tír, tharla cúlú eacnamaíochta sa tírwe were sliding into civil war bhí cogadh cathartha ag bagairt orainnthey were sliding back into their old ways bhí siad ag filleadh ar a gcuid sean-nósannathe results started to slide thosaigh na torthaí ag meath, thosaigh na torthaí ag dul in olcas
phrases

to let sth slide

(also

to let things slide

) 1 day-to-day issuesligean le rudrud a scaoileadh tharatdo mhaidí a ligean le sruthshe let things slide lig sí a maidí le sruth, lig sí cúrsaí chun raice 2 informal remark, behaviour, etcligean le rudrud a scaoileadh tharatneamhaird a dhéanamh de rudneamhshuim a dhéanamh de rudI was tired so I let his comment slide bhí mé tuirseach agus scaoil mé tharam a chuid cainte