IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
Tá a shúil ~, he is looking up, ambitious.
~ do mhéar, do shúil, air, beckon to him with your finger, wink at him.
~ do shúil, do dhúil, de, cease to expect it.
Tá an ~ (ina sheasamh) idir a dhá shúil, death is in his face.
Ná bíodh do shúil le ~, don’t expect small favours.
~ ar shúil, [’blast’ in eye.
Tá ~ éigin ar mo shúil, there is some kind of swelling about my eye.
~ do shúil thairis, cast your eye over it.
Tá ~ beag ina shúil, there is a slight cast in his eye.
Tá ~ i mo shúil, there is a mote in my eye.
Chuir sé a dhá shúil tríom, he transfixed me with his eyes.
Dhearc mé idir an dá shúil air, I looked him between the eyes.
Tá an ~ (ina sheasamh) idir a dhá shúil, there is a wicked, a roguish, look about him.
Bhí a dhá shúil i mo dhiaidh, he followed me with his eyes.
Dhírigh sé a shúil orainn, he directed his gaze at us.
~ do shúil, mind your eye.
~ faoi shúil, crow’s-foot.
Tá dúradán ~ mo shúil, there is a mote in my eye.
~ idir an dá shúil air, look him straight in the eye.
Coinnigh do shúil ~, keep a sharp look-out.
~ a chur ar shúil, to irritate an eye.
~ ar shúil, pearl on eye.
Ghreamaigh sé mé lena dhá shúil, he fixed me with his eyes.
Tá sé ~ i mo shúil, it is lodged in my eye.
Le mo dhá shúil a chonaic mé é, I saw it with my own two eyes.
Rud éigin a ~fadh a shúil, something to avert his eyes.
7. Do shúil a luí ar rud, to lay eyes on sth.
~ sé a shúil orm, he winked at me.
~ mic a shúil, a child wants to have everything he sees and likes.
~ an dá shúil déag, lamprey.
Bhainfeadh sé an ~ as do shúil, it was dazzling.
An t~ i do shúil féin, the beam in one’s own eye.
Sheas a dhá shúil ina cheann, he goggled with amazement.
~ sé idir an dá shúil orm, he stared me in the face.
Ná ~ an dá shúil asam, don’t tear my eyes out.
Caith do shúil thairis, cast an eye over it.
Amharc idir an dá shúil ar dhuine, to look s.o. straight in the eye.
Bhuail mé idir an dá shúil é, I struck him between the eyes.
Bhí a dhá shúil sáite ionam, he was staring fixedly at me.
Ná cuir do dhá shúil tríom, don’t give me such a piercing look.
Bíodh do shúil amuigh agat, keep a good look-out.
Chonaic mé é le mo shúile cinn; mo dhá shúil a chonaic é, I saw it with my own two eyes.
Chuir tú mo shúil amach, you wiped my eye.
Tá rud éigin faoina shúil aige; tá a shúil ar rud éigin, he has an eye to sth.
Bíodh do shúil suas, keep your hopes up.
Chuir mé mo shúil de, I ceased to expect it.
Ná bain do shúil de chabhair, don’t give up hope of getting help.