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ceas1, m. (gs. ~a).1. Surfeit. Chuir sé ~ air féin ag ithe, he ate until he surfeited himself. Tá ~ orthu ag oisrí, they are sated with oysters. Tá ~ orm le caoireoil riamh ó shin, I have had a distaste for mutton ever since. 2. Excess. ~ cumha, excess of lonesomeness. ~ triomaigh, excessive drought. 3. Oppression, sorrow. ~ croí, oppression of heart. Mo cheas! Alas! 4. Lit: Lethargy, inertia; debility.
ceas2, f = cis1.
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