IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
áis1, f. (gs. ~e, pl. ~eanna). 1. Convenience. ~ a bhaint as rud, to utilize, avail oneself of, sth. ~ a thabhairt do dhuine, to facilitate s.o. ~ ruda a iarraidh, to ask for the use, loan, of sth. An ndéanfá ~ dom? Would you do me a favour? Ba mhór an ~ dom é, it would be very handy for me. Ní haon ~ dom é, it is no use to me. Ar d’~, at your convenience. Mil: Ar ~! At ease! 2. (a) Device. (b) Row of holes in sides of creel for gripping. 3. ~eanna amhairc, visual aids. ~eanna cócaireachta, cooking facilities.
áis3 = ais3.
áis4 : ás.
-áis2, suff. (gs. ~e, pl. ~í). -ase.