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sharp barb, geayr, geyre; barbagh, birragh, birranagh, brishtagh, foyragh, gibbagh; foyral; gyere, gyerey, geayrey: Has the fork sharp prongs? - Vel gaghyn geayrey er y gollage? JJK idiom; gear: She has a sharp tongue - Ta chengey ghear eck. DF idiom; geyragh: He is being sharp with them - T'eh geyragh roosyn. DF idiom


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B sharp (n.) B geyre

more sharp sgeyrey

sharp angle (n.) uillin ghear

sharp breeze (n.) readan

sharp dock (n.) shughlaig

sharp face (n.) thanney

sharp knife (n.) skynn gheyre

sharp liquor (n.) shenn yough

sharp point (n.) barb

sharp practice (n.) cliaghtey gear

sharp scold sheeb

sharp sickle (n.) corran gyere

sharp-tailed sandpiper (n.) leayrane famman-birragh

sharp tongue (n.) chengey ghear

sharp-tongued woman (n.) spittag

sharp whistle (n.) feddan gear

sharp work obbyr ghastey

abounding in sharp docks (adj.) shughlaigagh

sudden sharp blow (n.) jap; sows

barb cruel, drastic, rough, sharp, unrefined: Gahghyn barb aileagh, cliwenyn birragh gyere, as shleiyghyn nieunagh slental trooid yn aer va nish ry-akin; yn rheam eunyssagh sollit lesh moyrn as noidys eulyssa PC; javelin, sharp point

B geyre B sharp

birranagh pointed, sharp

cliaghtey gear sharp practice

feddan gear sharp whistle

gibbagh pointed, sharp

jap sudden sharp blow

obbyr ghastey (f.) sharp work

shughlaig (f.) sharp dock, sorrel

skynn gheyre (f.) sharp knife

uillin ghear (f.) sharp angle

sharp-eared (adj.) cleaysh-virragh

sharp-edged (adj.) foyragh; foyral

sharp-eyed (adj.) geyre-hooillagh

sharp-faced (adj.) geyre-ghrooishagh

sharp-featured lhome-ghrooishagh

sharp-horned skynn-eairkagh

sharp-nosed (adj.) stroinagh

sharp-scented (adj.) stroinagh

sharp-sighted (adj.) geyre-hooillagh, geyre-reayrtagh, creeney, geyre-chooishagh

sharp-sightedness (n.) shilley birragh, shilley geyre, creenaght, geyre-chooishaght

sharp-tasting geyre-vlastal

sharp-tongued (adj.) geyre-hengagh

sharp-toothed (adj.) geyre-eeacklagh

sharp-witted (adj.) geyre-chooishagh, geyre-inchynagh

cleaysh-virragh (f.) point-eared, sharp-eared

foyral incisive, keen, sharp, sharp-edged

geyre-eeacklagh sharp-toothed

geyre-ghrooishagh sharp-faced

geyre-hengagh sharp-tongued

geyre-hooillagh keen-eyed, sharp-sighted, sharp-eyed

geyre-inchynagh alert, quick-witted, sharp-witted

geyre-reayrtagh sharp-sighted

geyre-vlastal sharp-tasting

leayrane famman-birragh sharp-tailed sandpiper

lhome-ghrooishagh sharp-featured

shilley birragh sharp-sightedness

shilley geyre sharp-sightedness

skynn-eairkagh (f.) sharp-horned

sows (f.) slap, sudden sharp blow

stroinagh sharp-nosed; sharp-scented

geyragh keen, sharp, sourish: T'eh geyragh roosyn. DF

geyre-chooishaght (f.) alertness, astuteness, discrimination, sharp-sightedness, shrewdness

shughlaigagh abounding in sharp docks, sorrel-covered

brishtagh bankrupt, brittle; sharp: va carrick ard brishtagh er dagh cheu Bible

chengey ghear (f.) sharp tongue: Ta chengey ghear eck. DF

foyragh cutting, edged, incisive, keen, mordant, sharp, sharp-edged, steely: Cliwe daa-foyragh. DF

geyre-chooishagh alert, astute, discriminating, sharp-witted, shrewd, subtle; sharp-sighted

gyerey sharp: Lhig da skynnyn gyerey ve jeant Bible

readan (f.) blast, puff, sharp breeze: Dy lhiggey stiagh readan geayee. DF; trachea, windpipe

shenn yough stingo; old beer; sharp liquor; strong liquor

fork1 aall; goal; goaley; gollage: Has the fork sharp prongs? - Vel gaghyn geayrey er y gollage? JJK idiom; gollan; listyr; banglaney; gollagey

prongs (npl.) gaghyn: Has the fork sharp prongs? - Vel gaghyn geayrey er y gollage? JJK idiom

barbagh rough, rough-mannered, rude, rugged, severe, sharp, unrefined: Ta ny goan eu er ve barbagh m'oï Bible

birragh (=Ir. biorach) See byrragh pointed, scathing, sharp, spiky, tapered: Ta cleayshyn birragh echey. DF; prickly

corran gyere sharp sickle: deie eh lesh ard-choraa dasyn va'n corran gyere echey Bible

creenaght (f.) art, astuteness, judiciousness, policy, prudence, wisdom, level-headedness, sagacity, sharp-sightedness: va'n Chiarn er choyrt creenaght as tushtey Bible

gear (=Ir. geur) sour, stale: Ta Eleanor er jeet thie dy gheddyn meddyr dy vainney gear as bonnag dy arran corkey dy chur lhee gys ny fir va giarrey yn arroo Dhoor; sharp; spicy; laugh: Ny gear urree. JJK

geayr See gyere acid, acidific, keen, sharp, sour: y berrish-feeyney geayr er n'appaghey ayns y vlaa Bible

geyre abrupt, acrid, acute, austere, bitter, cutting, discerning, edged, hard, high-pitched, incisive, knifelike, penetrating, piercing, poignant, pointed, pungent, sharp, sour, stiff, twinging; strict, stringent: hug eh currym geyre er Bible; (promontory) bold; (of sight) quick [O.Ir. gér]

gyere rigid, rigorous, sharp, sour, tart: beem's my eanish gyere noi ny fir-obbee Bible

sgeyrey more earnest: Shen-y-fa lhisagh shin tastey sgeyreychoyrt da ny reddyn ta shin er chlashtyn Bible; more keen, more sharp: Son ta goo Yee bioal, as breeoil, as ny sgeyrey na cliwe erbee dy ghaa foyr Bible

sheeb cry, drift, gust, puff, sharp scold: Hug eh sheeb mooar ass. DF; blast

thanney attenuated, flimsy, lank, lanky, lean, meagre, rare, scraggy, shallow, sharp face, skinny, slender, slim, sparely built, tenuous, weedy: woaill ad magh yn airh ayns plaityn thanney Bible; (as friendship) hollow; (as paper) thin; (in build) thin; (of liquid) thin; (of colour) watery; (of liquid) watery; (as solution) weak; gaunt; jejune [O.Ir. tana]

creeney (=Ir. críonna) advisable, common sense, dry, matured, provident, prudent, sharp-sighted, shrewd, wise: Ta creenaght niart smoo da'n dooinney creeney Bible; bush with little sap; ripe

spittag (f.) sharp-tongued woman, shrew, spitfire, verbose woman, vixen; little piece: Va dagh gharmin ayndoo jeh fuygh darragh, trome as lajer, chionnit rish fer elley lesh spittag fuygh, cha nee treiney yiarn! JG

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