Am Faclair Beag

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

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gnothach /grõ.əx/ Listen
fir. gin. -aich, iol. -aichean
1 business, concern (organisation) 2 business, matter (affair) 3 (pl.) messages (i.e. groceries) 4 errand 5 thing, matter
dèan an gnothach air
get the better of him!
gnothach cam
lopsided affair
cha dèanadh seo an gnothach
1 that wouldn't do (the trick) 2 that wouldn't be suitable 3 that wouldn't suffice/be enough
cuir air gnothach
send on an errand!
air cheann-gnothaich
on an errand, on business
cha bhi cuid no gnothach agam riut
I will have absolutely nothing to do with you
a dh'aona-gnothach /ə 'ɣɯnə 'grõ.əx/
co-ghn. neo-ath.
deliberate(ly), express(ly), intentional(ly), purposely, on purpose
gnothach cugallach
risky affair/undertaking
gabh gnothach air bheag suim
treat a matter as if of little consequence!
gabh gnothach ris a' chogadh
interfere with the war!
a' gabhail gnothach ris an iomairt
interfering with the campaign
ceann-gnothaich
fir. gin. ⁊ iol. cinn-ghnothaich
errand
's e gnothach nàire a th' ann
it's a disgrace
nì e an gnothach dhomh-sa
it'll do me, that's do the trick for me
gnothach athainneach
a sorry/unfortunate affair
gnothach sam bith eile
any other business (AOB)
thig gnothach na bànrigh a thaigh nan cearc
the king('s errand) may come in the cadger's gait (fig.)
cha mhór nach eil gnothach latha leat
the day is almost over, you've almost made it through the day (fig.)
an déidh gnothach Là L
after that D-Day affair
gnothach an t-saoghail
wordly possessions, earthly goods
tha de dhotaireas agad fhéin a nì an gnothach
your knowledge of medicine will suffice
nach e sin an gnothach?
isn't that just it, isn't it just so?
daoine dhan aithne an gnothach
those who know
chan eil ann ach gnothach gun dòigh a bhith a' bruidhinn air
it is no use talking about it (as it can't be done)
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Toraidhean Dwelly
gnothach
-aich, -aichean, sm Business, avocation. 2 Affair, matter, circumstance. 3 Errand. 4 Call of ...an còrr
àraidh
a Certain. 2 Particular, peculiar, special. 3 Proper, expedient. 4 Worthy, generous. 5 Libera...an còrr
cabhagach
-aiche, a Hasty, impatient, hurried, in haste, causing haste, requiring haste. 2 Abrupt. Gnot...an còrr
ceannach
-aich, sm Hire, price, wages. 2 Purchase, purchasing, buying. 3** Bargain. 4 Reward. 5 Bribe....an còrr
coimheach
-eiche, a Foreign, strange. 2 Shy. 3 Barbarous. 4 Fierce, cruel. 5 Wrathful. 6* Unkind...an còrr
cridhe
pl. –achan, sm Heart. 2** Understanding. 3 Courage. 4‡‡ Centre. 5‡‡ Kind of buckle. 6 ...an còrr
deifreach
-riche, a Hasty, in haste, speedy, expeditious. 2 Causing hurry or despatch. 3 Requiri...an còrr
fiach
-a, a Worthy, valuable. 2 Good. 3 Deserving. 4 Proper. prov. Chan fhiach seo, ...an còrr
fulaing
pr pt a' fulang, va Suffer, endure. 2 Permit, allow. 3 Bear. Fulaing dhomh, permit ...an còrr
suarach
-aiche, a. Insignificant, trifling, of little worth, valueless, not valuable, paltry, abject,...an còrr
sùgh
-a & -ùigh, pl. -an, sm Juice, sap, moisture. 2 Sense, meaning. 3 Wave, billow. 4 ...an còrr
uaigneach
-eiche, a Lonesome, solitary, retired. 2 Secret, private. 3 Deserted, retired. 4 Dull, melanc...an còrr
gabh
pr pt a' gabhail, va & n.
Some idiomatic connections of
gabh grouped under ...an còrr
dealbh
a [& deilbh,] -an, sm Image. 2 Statue. 3 Picture, delineation. 4 Photograph. 5 Appearance...an còrr
bochd
-a, a. Poor. 2 Needy. 3 Wretched. 4 Sick, sickly. 5 Sail. 3 Lean, lank. 7 Dear. Nì làmh na le...an còrr
leisg
-e, a. Lazy, indolent, slothful. 2 Loath, reluctant, unwilling. Duine leisg, an indolent m...an còrr
cearbach
-aiche, a Ragged, imperfect in dress. 2 Awkward, clumsy. 3 Not neat, not compact, unti...an còrr
coinneamh
-imh, -an, sf Meeting. 2 Assembly, convention. 3 Interview. 4 Facing. 5 Opposing. 6 Assignati...an còrr
muladach
-aiche, a. Sad, sorrowful, melancholy, enduring sadness, grievous. Muladach a ghnàth, fore...an còrr
air
prep On, upon. 2 Of, concerning. 3 For, on account of. 4 By. 5 With. 6 Also signifying the sa...an còrr
cuir
pr pt a' cur [& a' curadh, **] va Put, place. 2 Lay. 3 Send. 4 Invite. 5 Sow. 6 Ac...an còrr
roimh
prep. Before, in respect of situation or place. 2 Before, in respect of time. 3 Above, in pre...an còrr
snas
-ais, sm Regularity, order, perfectness. 2 Good or becoming appearance. 3 Elegance, gloss, or...an còrr
socraich
pr pt a' socrachadh, va & n. Establish, fix, make firm or steady. 2 Determi...an còrr
sònraichte
a. & pt pt of sònraich. Specific, special, notable, particular, novel. 2 Appointed, speci...an còrr
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