fáisc

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish fáiscid.

Verb[edit]

fáisc (present analytic fáisceann, future analytic fáiscfidh, verbal noun fáscadh, past participle fáiscthe)

  1. to squeeze, compress
  2. to wring, press
  3. to bind closely, tighten
  4. to extort
  5. (with ar) to dress oneself hurriedly
  6. (with ar) to press on, towards, attack
  7. (sailing) to brace

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
fáisc fháisc bhfáisc
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.