grot

Cite this: eDIL s.v. grot or dil.ie/26702
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adj I quick, active, hasty : do bruchtdhoirtedar na catha ... co grod ┐ gu garb ┐ co gaibhtheach, CF 730 . ēirig-si roim cach go grott, ZCP vi 272 § 7 . nā dēna fāisdine grod `do not make a hurried confession,' vii 301 § 7 . trí céd láoch go ngniom ngrod of swift deed, Duan. F. ii 20 § 4 . níor bheithte trá ro-ghrod rum `people should not be too hasty with me,' Content. x § 28 . imthigh go grod, Studies 1922, 80 § 1 .Superl. gruidem dal .i. fraech, Anecd. iii 43.24 . dream díbh is groide 'the group of them that are fleetest of foot', Giolla Brighde 34 § 20 ​. ar ti fillte go grod tar a n-ais (= post non longum tempus reversuri), Keat. ii 6124 . go grod i ndiaidh báis Choluim-cille `shortly after ...,' Keat. i 80.89 . as a n-aibeoram go grod presently, Luc. Fid. 187.13 . na déna banais ... ó thús Adueint go grod go da la .x. d'éis Nodhlog, Mac Aingil 272.6 .

II smart, sharp, piercing : seach ifreann ngarbh ngrod, ZCP vi 270.2 . is grod an mhairg d'fhearaibh Éirionn | oscuilt chneadh ar dhreagan Déirdre, Ó Bruad. i 52.1 . Of the winds : in gaeth grod gailbech, Acall. 3642 n . gaotha géara grodneimhneacha, ITS i 132.32 .

III bitter, sour : gruiten .i. groitsean seach is sean is grot .i. is goirt, or grot cach ṅguirt, unde dicitur groitmess .i. goirtmess, Thr. Ir. Gl. p. 24 (s.v. gruiten) = Corm. Y 692 . `grod .i. gort, sour, tart . groidmeas bitter fruit, musty, rotten fruit,' P. O'C. grod rotten , MacBain .

Compds. ¤airlam : dothoitedar na geimlecha co grod-urrlum de instantly, ZCP vi 287.10 . ¤athlamh : tuguibhsi an adbhansa go glésda gradathlamh, Rel. Celt. ii 190.36 . ¤écnech precipitate : an ghairbh-iachtach ghāibhtheach ghroid-ēigneach chuirid asta, TSh. 6705 . ¤fhoclach of hasty words, voluble : iomdha ann ... glámh garbh-ghothach greadhnach grod-fhoclach, ib. 6626 . ¤greas quick bout : grod-greasa gaibnige le h-ordaibh, MR 238.7 . ¤luamain flitting about : gair-ghlór ┐ grod-luamhain na ngruagach rompa ann, Todd Lect. iv 70.25 ( CRR² 18 ). ¤mire : re gruamdacht ┐ re grodmire na nGaedal, MR 230.11 . ¤píanad : ar an mbróin ngeimhligh ngiall bhíos 'gá ngroid-phianadh ann, TSh. 6684 . ¤spairn : ón ghrod-spairn sin re chéile, ib. 6646 .