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tuning peg

noun MUSpionna tiúnta

peg

noun
verb
phrases
noun
1 noun (also clothes peg) for laundrypionna masc4  c m upionna éadaighpeig fem2 2 noun for hangingpionna masc4  c m ubacán masc1tairne masc4he hung his coat on a peg inside the door chroch sé a chóta ar phionna taobh istigh den doras, chroch sé a chóta ar bhacán taobh istigh den doras
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun (also tent peg) for tentpionna masc4  c m upeig fem2bacán masc1tent peg pionna pubaill 4 noun FURN, CONSTR for holding things togetherpionna masc4  c m ubacán masc1it was held together with a peg bhí pionna á choimeád le chéile 5 noun for marking positionpionna masc4  c m umaide masc4  c m ubacán masc1it was marked by pegs bhí pionnaí thart ar an áit a raibh sé, mharcáil pionnaí an áit a raibh sé 6 noun MUS (also tuning peg) for adjusting stringspionna masc4  c m ueochair fem5  c m ushe tightened the peg theann sí an pionna 7 noun ECON for controlling currency etcpionnáilceangal masc1  c m u 8 noun informal legcos fem2  c m uyour right peg do chos dheas
verb
9 verb fasten TRANSITIVEcroch verb  c m uhe pegged the washing on the line chroch sé an níochán ar an líneshe pegged up her scarf chroch sí a scairfhe pegged it to the wall chroch sé ar an mballa éthey were pegged together bhí siad pionnáilte le chéilepeg it down at the bottom cuir peig in íochtar ann, pionnáil síos ag a bhun é 10 verb throw, pass TRANSITIVEcaith verb  c m ucuir verb  c m utabhair verb  c m upeg me that hammer caith chugam an casúr sin, cuir chugam an casúr sin, tabhair dom an casúr sin 11 verb ECON prices, wages, etc TRANSITIVEpionnáil verbceangail verb  c m uit's pegged to the dollar tá sé pionnáilte leis an dollar, tá sé ceangailte leis an dollarit's pegged at 3% tá sé pionnáilte ag 3%a pegged exchange rate ráta malairte pionnáilte
phrases

to have sb pegged

I had him pegged as a messer bhí mé den tuairim gur méiseálaí ba ea é, bhí sé thíos mar phleidhce agam

a peg to hang sth on

(also

a peg on which to hang sth

) it was a peg to hang the war on leithscéal chun cogaidh a bhí ann

to peg it

informal 1 runna cosa a thabhairt leatna boinn a thabhairt leatI pegged it thug mé na cosa liom, thug mé do na boinn é, seo liom ar nós na gaoithe 2 diecniogstiúg

a square peg in a round hole

he's a square peg in a round hole is é an gabha ag déanamh bróg é

to take sb down a peg or two

(also

to bring sb down a peg or two

, to take sb down a peg

) an ghaoth a bhaint as seolta duinean gus a bhaint as duinebéim síos a thabhairt do dhuineleagan a bhaint as duine