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EXACT MATCHES IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
neartaigh, v.t. & i. Strengthen. 1. (a)Balla a neartú, to strenghten a wall. Duine a neartú, to build up s.o.’s strength. Cathlán a neartú, to strengthen a battalion. Tuaslagán a neartú, to strengthen a solution. Neartaíonn sé an goile, it fortifies the stomach. ~ do bhuille, strike harder. ~ ar do mhaidí, lean on your oars; work harder. (b)Bheith ag neartú, to be getting stronger, more powerful. Tá sé ag neartú sa saol, he is gaining power, influence, in the world; he is gaining in wealth. Tá mé ag neartú arís, I am getting well and strong again. Tá an ghaoth ag neartú, the wind is rising. 2. (With le) Neartú le rud, to reinforce sth. Neartú le gleo, to intensify strife; to increase noise. Neartú le duine, to support s.o.; to abet s.o. Jur:Cabhrú agus neartú le duine, to aid and abet s.o.
RELATED MATCHES IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
PHRASES IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
Cabhrú agus neartú le duine, to aid and abet s.o.
Neartaigh siad linn, they added to our strength.
~ a dhéanamh ar rud, to strengthen sth.
~ balla, strengthening of wall.
~ sláinte, improving of health.
~ stoirme, increase in storm.
Mar ~ ar, le, rud, as support, reinforcement, for sth.
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