IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
giorraigh, v.t. & i. Shorten. Rud a ghiorrú, to shorten sth. Seol a ghiorrú, to shorten sail. An bealach a ghiorrú, to shorten, relieve the tedium of, the journey. Ghiorraigh sé a shaol leis, he shortened his life on account of it. Ghiorraigh sé leis féin, he hastened his own end, committed suicide.