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TORTHAÍ IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
leisce, f. (gs. ~).1. Laziness, sloth. ~ a dhéanamh, to laze, to give way to sloth. Giolla na ~, idle fellow, lazy-bones. Ualach ghiolla na ~, lazy man’s load. 2. Disinclination, reluctance. ~ a bheith ort rud a dhéanamh, to be loath to do sth. Ná bíodh ~ ar bith ort labhairt leis, don’t be in the least backward about speaking to him. 3. Shyness, embarrassment. ~ a chur ar dhuine, to make s.o. feel abashed. 4. (De) ~, lest, for fear that. ~ na bréige, an dearmaid, for fear of falsehood, of mistakes. ~ fearg a chur air, being loath to anger him. ~ achrann a thógáil, rather than create a disturbance. 5 :leasc. (Var:leisc f; of 1,2:~acht f)
ABAIRTÍ IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
An bród, an leisce, an cotadh, a bhaint as duine, to take the pride, the laziness, the shyness, out of s.o.
~ ghiolla na leisce, the lazy man’s load.
Ualach ghiolla na leisce, lazy man’s load.
~ dhall ag leadaí na leisce, idleness rusts the mind.
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