Am Faclair Beag

Faclair Gàidhlig is Beurla le Dwelly 'na bhroinn
An English - Scottish Gaelic dictionary incorporating Dwelly

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Toraidhean an Fhaclair Bhig
geur /giar/
gn. ag. -adh
1 sharpen, whet! 2 hone!
geur /gʲiar/ Listen
bua. coi. géire
1 sharp (also in music) 2 acid, caustic 3 bitter, sour, tart 4 poignant 5 pungent 6 shrill 7 bright, incisive, keen, sharp(-witted) 8 acute (in medicine)
geur /gʲiar/
fir. gin. géire
sharpness
geur-bheachdachadh
fir. gin. -aidh
(act of) gaining insight, observing closely
agus e cho geur air a theangaidh Listen
scathingly, making a cutting remark
geur-phian
boir. gin. -phéin, iol. -tan
sharp pain
tha an geur 'nam làimh
there's a sharp pain in my hand
geur-lann
boir. gin. -a, iol. -an
sharp blade
geur-leanmhainn
fir. iol. -ean
1 (act of) persecuting 2 persecution
geur-lannach
bua. coi. -aiche
sharp-bladed
geur-smachd
fir. neo-ath.
severity
geur-bhriathrach
bua. coi. -aiche
ironic
geur-sheanchas
fir. gin. -ais
witty conversation/exchange
geur-bhileach
fir. gin. géir-bhilich
common agrimony, stick(le)wort (agrimonia eupatoria)
geur-ghobach
bua. coi. -aiche
sharp-mouthed
geur-theangach
bua. coi. -aiche
sharp-tongued
geur-rannsaich
gn. ag. -sachadh
search diligently!
geur-chainnt
boir. gin. -e
witty remark/talk
tha i glé gheur air gloine
she enjoys a glass/dram
bainne geur
sour milk
geur-shùileach
bua. coi. -liche
sharp-sighted/eyed
geur-shùil
boir. gin. -shùla, iol. -ean
sharp/keen eye
geur-chùiseach /gʲiarxuʃəx/
bua. coi. -siche
1 penetrating, penetrative 2 perceptive, perspicacious 3 shrewd, quick-witted
dèan geur-leanmhainn
persecute!
cho geur ri bó mhaol
as blunt as a dull axe, as sharp as butter (fig.)
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Toraidhean Dwelly
geur
a. 1st comp géire or geòire, 2nd ...an còrr
geur
géire, sm Edge, sharpness.
fiacaill
-cla, -clan, sm Tooth. 2 Cog of a wheel. 3 Dovetail in joinery. 4** Husk. 5 Tooth of a...an còrr
geur-leanmhainn
-ean, sm Persecution, act of persecuting. 2 Hot pursuit. Dèan geur-leanmhainn, persecute; ...an còrr
eu-
neg particle, also eug-, ea-, ei-, and a-. The following remarks about the distinguishing fea...an còrr
leadairt
sf Tearing, mangling, maiming 2 Abusing 3 Massacring, massacre. Air an leadairt le geur lainn...an còrr
beachd
-a, -an, sm Notice, attention, observation, perception. 2 Feeling. 3 Ambition. 4 Idea, concep...an còrr
fìon-geur
** sm Vinegar.
gear
see geur.
geur-chùiseach
-eiche, a. Ingenious, shrewd, inventive. 2 Penetrative, sharp. 3 Subtle. 4 Strict, rigorous.
geur-leanmhainniche
** sm Persecutor.
geur-ghuin
** s. Agony.
geur-fhuathachadh
‡‡ -aidh, sm Abhorrence.
geur-fhacal
-ail, -clan, sm Witticism, jibe.
geòiread
3rd comp of geur. Degree of bitterness or sharpness.
geòirid
2nd comp of geur.
geur-innleachd
-an, sf Subtlety. 2 Cleverness, ingenuity. 3 Invention, contrivance.
geur-sheallach
a. Sharp-sighted, clear-sighted.
geur-fhacalach
-aiche, see geur-fhaclach.
geur-aire
sf Marked attention, particular attention. Thoir geur-aire, mark well.
geur-amhairc
** vn Look sharply or minutely. 2 Search minutely.
geur-leanmhainneach
** a. Persecuting, prone to persecute. 2 Like, of, or pertaining to persecution.
geur-thogradh
sm Keen aspiration.
geur-fhuathaich
‡‡ va Abhor.
geur-bhreithnich
va Criticize.
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