brusaireacht

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From brusaire (downy youth; saucy person) +‎ -acht (abstract nominal suffix).

Noun[edit]

brusaireacht f (genitive singular brusaireachta)

  1. sauciness
    Synonyms: deiliús, giodal, ladús, pastaireacht, soibealtacht, táthaireacht
  2. cheek
    Synonyms: braobaireacht, pastaireacht, táthaireacht
  3. impertinence, gall
    Synonyms: cocaireacht, dosaireacht, dradaireacht, pastaireacht, plucaireacht, smuigíneacht, tagracht, teallaireacht, táthaireacht

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • brusanta (saucy, impertinent, adjective)

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
brusaireacht bhrusaireacht mbrusaireacht
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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