doirbes

Cite this: eDIL s.v. doirbes or dil.ie/17934

Forms: doirbhios

n u and o, m. (1 doirb) IGT Decl. § 38 . anguish, grief ; doirbhios, Eg. Gl. 223 . ní bhíaidh doirbheas ar do chroidhe, Deuteronomy xv 10 . tháinic doirbhios orum, 2 Samuel i 9 . Pain, distress, difficulty: as comartha droicheaslainti ┐ docamhuil no doirbhiusa (= mali morbi angorisque signum est), 23 K 42, 193.21 . as comartha drocheaslainte . . . no doirbhesa é, 24 P 22, 108.18 . Adversity, hardship: re d.¤ ┐ re hanshocair d' imchar ar a corp fen, BCC § 429 . Discontent: nach dleacht do neach doirbheas dá ghabháil, TSh. 8595 . doirbheas . . . fá ní éigin . . . do dhéanamh disinclination , Desid. 6983 . ` peevishness, disagreeableness ', P. O'C.