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
toirt /tɔRʃdʲ/
boir. neo-ath.
1 (act of) giving 2 (act of) bestowing, granting
thoir /hɔrʲ/
gn. ag. toirt
1 give! 2 bestow, grant!
toirt /tɔRʃdʲ/
boir. gin. -e
1 importance, value 2 esteem
tha a' ghaoth a' toirt dheth
the wind is dropping
tha e a' toirt togail dhomh
it lifts my spirits, it gives me pleasure, it pleases me, it cheers me up
thoir damh-shùil air
throw him a glance, glance at him, look at him askance! (the implication is usually that the look is odd or meaningful, for example to give someone a signal)
thoir 'nad chuimhne
remember, recall!
thoir aodach air
weave a short length (to pass around the cloth beam)!
a' toirt leis an rathaid mhóir
staggering along the road (e.g. as if drunk)
bha e a' toirt an fhuilt 's na feusaige ás fhéin
he was tearing his hair out (fig.)
tha seo a' toirt bàrr air na chunnaic mi a-riamh
this tops everything I've ever seen
thoir a-steach a' Bhliadhna Ùr
welcome in the New Year!
tha i a' toirt seachdain leatha
she is a week overdue (i.e. the birth of a child)
tha an làn a' toirt dheth
the tide is ebbing
toirt a chreidsinn
1 (act of) making believe 2 make-believe
thoir á sàs
get out of a tricky spot/difficulties!
tha e a' toirt uisge glas fo m' fhiaclan
it's making my mouth water (fig.)
a bheil iad a' toirt fa-near nach eil an uiread de Ghàidheal ann an-diugh? Listen
are they considering that there aren't as many Gaelic speakers today?
a bheil seo a' toirt càil gu d' aire? Listen
does that remind you of anything?
toirt air bòrd
(act of) onboarding
chan eil duine a' toirt ort…
nobody is forcing you to…
gun toirt breith air a-réir lagha
to be tried according to law
gun toirt leat
without carrying (in mathematics)
toirt gu buil
1 achievement 2 implementation
tha an leabhar seo a' toirt seachad boillsgidhean de do bheatha
this book gives glimpses of your life
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Toraidhean Dwelly
toirt
sf Giving, granting, bestowing, grant. A' toirt, pr pt of irr v thoir. F...an còrr
toirt
-e, sf Respect, value, importance. 2 Bulk, quantity. 3* Taste in matters. 4 Decency, decorum....an còrr
aoibhneach
-eiche a Pleasant, cheerful, glad, joyful, happy, agreeable. A' toirt sgéil aoibhnich, giv...an còrr
aonta
sm Lease. 2 License. 3 Vote. 4 Admission. 5 Assent, acquiescence, consent. 6** Bachelor. 7 Un...an còrr
barrachd
sf Superiority, pre-eminence. 2 Advantage, mastery. 3 Overplus. B' iongantach do ghràdh dhomh...an còrr
breith
sf Judgment, sentence, decision. 2 Row, rank. 3 Layer. 4 Birth, descent. 5 Interpretation, si...an còrr
coinneamh
-imh, -an, sf Meeting. 2 Assembly, convention. 3 Interview. 4 Facing. 5 Opposing. 6 Assignati...an còrr
diabhal
-ail, -bhlan [& -ail], sm Devil. An diabhal toirt leis thu, the Devil take you; an...an còrr
dol
sm ind Going, travelling. 2 Proceeding. 3 Ways. 4 Walking. 5 Space, distance. 6* Condition, s...an còrr
duais
-ean, sf Reward, wages. 2 Prize. 3 Bribe. 4** Gains. 5* Premium, present. A' toirt duais seac...an còrr
dùbhlan
-ain, sm Challenge, defiance. 2* Hardihood, capability of bearing cold, hardship and want. Cu...an còrr
gabh
pr pt a' gabhail, va & n.
Some idiomatic connections of
gabh grouped under ...an còrr
misneach
-nich, sf [& m]. Courage, spirit, fortitude. 2 Alacrity. 3 Manliness. 4 Cheer. 5 Encourag...an còrr
mothaich
pr pt a' mothachadh, va Perceive, observe. 2 Feel, know, understand. Mothaich seo, ...an còrr
thoir
irr v Give, grant, deliver, bestow on. 2 Take. 3 (with prep air) Persuade, compel. 4 (...an còrr
toiseach
-sich, -sichean, sm. Beginning, the beginning, origin, source. 2 Front, van. 3 Precedence, pr...an còrr
urram
-aim, sm Respect, reverence, deference, worship. 2 Honour, dignity. 3* Precedence, preference...an còrr
bang
* sf ind Drum. A' toirt fuaim á bang, making a drum-beat masterly.
bràigh-ghill
sm The goal, ascendant or preeminence. Thug thu bràigh-ghill air na chuala mi riamh, you s...an còrr
fùidse
** sm Coward. 2 Conquered dispirited cock. 3(DMC) Challenge. A' toirt fùidse dha, challeng...an còrr
'g ar
prep. + pron. 'G ar toirt, bringing us; 'g ar léireadh, tormenting us.
glacadh-chléibh
sm Catching or stitch in the side. The name for massage as formerly practised in Gaeldom for ...an còrr
meath
-a, sm Decay, failing, fading. 2 Consumption. 3** Effeminacy. A' meath, pr pt of meath...an còrr
meathadh
-aidh, sm Affecting. 2 Causing of pity. 3 Discouraging, act of discouraging or dampeni...an còrr
nach
adv & conj. That not, not. A chionn nach eil an rìgh a' toirt fògaraich air an ais...an còrr
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