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EXACT MATCHES IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
damanta, a3. 1. Damned. Anam ~, lost soul. Breith dhamanta, sentence of damnation. 2. Damnable; wicked, terrible. Is ~ an dream iad, they are a wicked lot. Tá gleo ~ agaibh, you are making an infernal din. Nach ~ an aimsir í? Isn’t it terrible weather? Bréag dhamanta, a damnable lie. 3. (As intensifying adv.) Tá sé ~ glic, míréasúnta, he is damned sly, unreasonable. Tá siad ~ daor, they are terribly dear. (Var: ~ch1 a1)
PHRASES IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
Más peaca a bheith ~ tá na mílte damanta, ‘if it’s a sin to be sallow thousands are damned’, beauty is only skin deep.
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