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TORTHAÍ IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
cothaigh, v.t. & i. 1. Feed, nourish, sustain (a)Duine, ainmí, planda, a chothú, to feed a person, an animal, a plant. Na páistí a chothú go maith, to feed the children well. Ag cothú eallaigh, feeding, fattening, cattle. Bia cothaithe, sustaining food. Cuma chothaithe, well-fed, plump, appearance. S.a. briathar. (b) (Of fuel) Tine, inneall, a chothú, to feed a fire, an engine. Caidéal cothaithe, feed-pump. Dabhach chothaithe, feed-tank. 2. Stir up, promote; harbour. Troid, fearg, olc, a chothú, to stir up a fight, anger, evil. Ag cothú easaontais, sowing discord. Ag cothú díoltais, harbouring revenge. Ag cothú na doininne, aggravating the storm. 3. Maintain; hold fast, stay. An cath a chothú go hoíche, to keep up the battle until nightfall. Chothaigh sé é féin ann amhail carraig, he stood firmly there like a rock. Ag cothú na háite sin, holding on in that place. Chothaigh an lao cois na bó, the calf stayed close to the cow.
TORTHAÍ GAOLMHARA IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
ABAIRTÍ IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
Ag cothú ceilge, creating mischief, hatching a plot.
~ coirp, intinne, anama, bodily, mental, spiritual, food.
~ cothrom, balanced diet.
~ sláinte, crábhaidh, ealaíon, promotion of health, of piety, of arts.
~ feirge, tréasa, incitement to anger, to treason.
~ bruíne, cogaidh, fomenting of strife, of war.
~ i mbia, nourishment in food.
Tá ~ maith acu, they are well-fed.
Liúntas, ordú, cothaithe, maintenance allowance, order.
Tá bó ar a ~ aige, he has (the milk of) a cow (in return) for her keep.
~ air sin chugat! More of that to you!
~ na doininne soineann na hoíche, a calm night presages a storm.
Is breá an ~ atá ar an ainmhí sin, that animal is in very good condition.
Is olc an ~ iad, they are hardly worth rearing.
Cothú na doininne soineann na hoíche, a calm night presages a storm.
~ a thógáil, a mhúscailt, a chothú, to cause, arouse, foment, enmity.
Is maith an cothú í (an cháis), it (cheese) is very nourishing.
~ a thógáil, a chothú, a chur ina suí, to cause, promote, stir up, a quarrel.
chothaithe deibhleán Dé, he who fed God’s poor.
~ breoiteachta, cothaithe, taistil, sickness, subsistence, travelling, allowance.
Tá cothú ~ ann, there is good sustenance in it.
~ a chothú, to foster ill will; to foment strife.
~ a chothú, to foster enmity.
Cothú na doininne ~ na hoíche, a calm night presages a storm.
~ cothaithe, codlata, nirt, want of feeding, of sleep, of strength.
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