An Foclóir Nua Béarla-Gaeilge
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Focail chosúla: -stone · stoned · atone · scone · stoke · stole · stony · store · stove · tone
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stone

noun
adjective
verb
phrases
noun
1 noun CONSTR, MIN mineral substancecloch fem2  c m uthe bridge is made from stone as cloch atá an droichead déanta, droichead cloiche atá annnatural stone cloch nádúrtha
modifiercloiche  c m ustone axe tua cloichestone floor urlár cloichestone step céim chloiche
2 noun CONSTR shaped stone for particular purposecloch fem2  c m ushe laid the first stone leag sí an chéad chlochboundary stone cloch theorann, cloch chríchealtar stone cloch altórapaving stone cloch phábhála
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun small piece of rockcloch fem2  c m uthere's a stone in my shoe tá cloch i mo bhrógthey were throwing stones at the birds bhí siad ag caitheamh cloch leis na héin 4 noun used in expressions that compare to stonecloch fem2  c m ushe dropped like a stone thit sí in áit na mbonn, thit sí de phleist, thit sí ina cnapthe boat sank like a stone chuaigh an bád síos díreach go tóin poillhe sat like a stone shuigh sé gan corraí as, shuigh sé ina staic 5 noun MIN jewelcloch fem2  c m usemi-precious stone cloch leathlómhar 6 noun FOOD of fruitcloch fem2  c m uremove the stones from the peaches bain na clocha as na péitseoga 7 noun MED of bodycloch fem2  c m upúróg fem2  c m ubladder stone cloch lamhnáin 8 noun very informal testiclemagairle masc4  c m uliathróid very informal fem2  c m ucloch very informal fem2  c m u 9 noun MEAS unit of measurementcloch fem2  c m uhe weighed twelve stone bhí sé dhá chloch déag meáchainhe's put on half a stone tá leathchloch curtha suas aige 10 noun SPOR in curlingcloch fem2  c m u
adjective
11 adjective COLar dhath na cloiche
verb
12 verb punish by throwing stones TRANSITIVEhe was stoned to death cuireadh chun báis le clocha é, imríodh a bhás air le clocha 13 verb throw stones at TRANSITIVEclocha a chaitheamh lethe minister's car was stoned caitheadh clocha le gluaisteán an aire 14 verb COOK remove stone from fruit TRANSITIVEna clocha a bhaint as
phrases

a stone's throw

urchar méaróigeurchar cloichethe beach is only a stone's throw away from us tá an trá faoi urchar méaróige dínn, tá an trá i bhfoisceacht urchar cloiche dúinn

to have a heart of stone

croí cloiche a bheith agat

to be made of stone

she's made of stone tá sí chomh crua leis an gcloch

to be set in stone

(also

to be written in stone

, to be etched in stone

) bheith greanta i gcloch

to cast the first stone

(also

to throw the first stone

) who will cast the first stone? cé a chaithfidh an chéad chloch?

stone me!

(also

stone the crows!

) a Dhia!Dia ár sábháil!a Mhuire Mháthair!a Mhaighdean!a mhac go deo!

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