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tear away

1 (v + adv) make sb stop or leave TRANSITIVEtarraing ar shiúltarraing ó PhrV  c m uI couldn't tear myself away ní raibh mé ábalta mé féin a tharraingt ar shiúl, ní fhéadfainn é a fhágáilI had to tear her away from her work bhí orm í a tharraingt óna cuid oibre, b'éigean dom tabhairt uirthi a cuid oibre a chur i leataobhshe can't tear herself away from the school ní thig léi an scoil a fhágáilhe was unable to tear his eyes away from her bhí a dhá shúil sáite inti, ní raibh sé in ann a shúile a bhaint di 2 (v + adv) remove by force TRANSITIVEtarraing ar shiúlsrac ó PhrVshe was hitting him but I tore her away from him bhí sí á bhualadh ach shrac mé ar shiúl uaidh íthe branches had been torn away by the storm bhí na géaga réabtha léi ag an stoirm → féach tear