IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
ob1, v.t. & i. (pp. ~tha).1. (a) Refuse, decline; shun, shirk. Bia, tairiscint, a ~adh, to refuse food, an offer. Ná hiarr troid agus ná h~ í, you should neither seek nor shun a fight. Fin:Seic a ~adh, to dishonour a cheque. (b)~adh do, to renounce, reject. Ag ~adh dá n-oifig, rejecting their office; refusing to carry out their functions. 2. Fail. D’~ tú orm, you failed me.
ob2, int. ~, ~! No, don’t! No, no!