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Focail chosúla: the rod · the cold · the fold · the gods · the good · the mood · the wood · the Moy · the box · the mob
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the nod

1 noun informal approval to give sth the nod (also to give the nod to sth) aontú le rudthey're giving the nod to smoking tá siad ag tabhairt a mbeannacht do chaitheamh tobacI'd give the nod to this version b'fhearr liomsa an leagan seo, roghnóinnse an leagan seo I gave him the nod that you're to be trusted thug mé le fios dó go bhfuil tú iontaofa 2 noun informal permission to give sb the nod (also to give the nod to sb) nod a thabhairt do dhuineI gave the waiter the nod to pour the wine sméid mé ar an bhfreastalaí an fíon a chur amach, thug mé comhartha don fhreastalaí an fíon a chur amach she got the nod from the doctor to travel fuair sí cead taistil ón dochtúir 3 noun SPOR, informal choosing player to give sb the nod (also to give the nod to sb) áit a thabhairt do dhuine ar fhoireann he got the nod because the captain was injured fuair sé áit ar an bhfoireann de bhrí go raibh an captaen gortaithe → féach nod