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géire could be a grammatical form of: géar »
EXACT MATCHES IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
géire1, 1. f. (gs. ~).(a) Sharpness. (b) Steepness. (c) Keenness. (d) Shrillness. (e) Sourness. (f) Briskness. 2. gsf. & comp. of géar2. (Var. of 1:~acht f)
géire2, m. (gs. ~, pl. -rí). Cutting, clipping, trimming. Géirí a dhéanamh de rud, to cut sth. in strips. ~ talún, Cut, strip. of land.
PHRASES IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
An scian is géire ~adh sí, it is war to the knife.
An rud is giorra don chroí is é is géire, what touches the heart wounds most.
An rud is giorra is géire, brevity is the soul of wit. (Intensifying)
Géire agus ~, sharpness and acumen.
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