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Focail chosúla: frail · rail · tail · train · trait · trawl · trailer · travail · derail · tragic
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trail

verb
noun
phrases
verb
1 verb move slowly, lag behind INTRANSITIVEbheith ag sraoilleadhthe children were trailing after me bhí na páistí ag sraoilleadh i mo dhiaidh, bhí na páistí ag teacht i mo dhiaidh aniarwe slowly trailed back to the dressing rooms rinneamar ár mbealach go mall ar ais go dtí na seomraí feistis 2 verb be losing in game, contest etc
INTRANSITIVEbheith chun deiridhbheith ar gcúlwe were trailing badly at half time bhíomar go mór chun deiridh ag leath ama, bhíomar píosa maith ar gcúl ag leath ama
TRANSITIVEbheith taobh thiar dethey're trailing the opposition by ten percentage points tá siad deich bpointe céatadáin chun deiridh ar an bhfreasúra
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3 verb drag sth behind you TRANSITIVEtarraing i do dhiaidhstreachail i do dhiaidhstreachail leathe was trailing one foot bhí sé ag tarraingt cos amháin ina dhiaidh, bhí sé ag streachailt cos amháin leis, bhí sé bacach 4 verb be dragged behind INTRANSITIVEhis long tail was trailing behind bhí a eireaball ag sraoilleadh ina dhiaidh, bhí a eireaball ag sileadh siar leisher skirt was trailing in the mud bhí a sciorta ag sraoilleadh sa chlábar, bhí a sciorta ar liobarna sa phuiteach, bhí sí ag tarraingt a sciorta sa phluda taobh thiar di 5 verb cause sth to move behind you TRANSITIVEthe plane was trailing smoke bhí an t-eitleán ag fágáil sraoill deataigh ina dhiaidh, bhí sraoillín deataigh i ndiaidh an eitleáin 6 verb extend along or over a surface INTRANSITIVEbheith ag sraoilleadhbheith ar liobarnadon't leave any cables trailing around ná fág aon cháblaí ar liobarna thart 7 verb hang down, grow over INTRANSITIVEfás anuasrith verb  c m uthese plants can climb or trail féadann na plandaí seo dreapadh nó sileadh anuasthe strawberries were trailing along the ground bhí na sútha talún ag rith ar an talamh 8 verb follow sb/sth by using signs etc left by them TRANSITIVElean verb  c m uthe Gardaí trailed the car lean na Gardaí an carrthey trailed their prey all day lean siad lorg na creiche ar feadh an lae
noun
9 noun series of signs etc left by sb/sthlorg masc1  c m urian masc1  c m u to leave a trail behind you lorg a fhágáil i do dhiaidhwe followed the rabbit's trail chuireamar lorg an choinín, leanamar cosán an choinínthere was a trail of blood in the snow bhí conair fola sa sneachtathe dogs lost the trail chuaigh an lorg amú ar an madraí to pick up a trail lorg a chur, teacht ar lorg 10 noun related pieces of evidencelorg masc1  c m uthe Guards followed a trail to a local family thug fiosrúcháin na nGardaí go dtí teaghlach as an áit iadthey left a trail of evidence behind d'fhág siad go leor fianaise ina ndiaidhthe money trail rian an airgid 11 noun path through the countrysideconair fem2  c m ucosán masc1  c m urian masc1  c m uforest trail conair foraoise 12 noun series of unpleasant situations or actionshe left a trail of destruction in his wake d'fhág sé léirscrios ina dhiaidh, d'fhág sé scrios i ngach áit dá raibh sé 13 noun series of locations visited for a purposeslí fem4  c m ubealach masc1  c m uconair fem2  c m uthe tree trail conair na gcrann, bealach na gcrann, slí na gcrannthey're on the election trail tá siad ar an gcamchuairt toghchánaíochtahistory trail conair staire
phrases

the trail is cold

tá lorg na fianaise imithe as

the trail is warm

tá lorg láidir fianaise ann

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