Gaois

ag tarraingt uisce chun a mhuilinn féin

Figurative idiom

Headwords

muileann, uisce, tarraing

Description

Ag tochras ar a cheirtlín féin; ag obair ar son a leasa féin.

Corpus examples

  • "B'éigean do Chormac a slígh féin do thabhairt di. Ní dóich liom go raibh aon chur 'na choinnibh aige. Bhí sé ag tarang uisge chun a mhuilinn féin sa ghnó. Bhí a fhios aige pé duine bhéarfadh ar an mbitheamnach agus thabharfadh chun lámha é go mbéadh a thuarasdal dó go maith as."

Additional examples

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