alpad

Cite this: eDIL s.v. alpad or dil.ie/3012

n act of gulping, bolting: a chraoisbhéil ḟairsing bheir alpadh ar bhiadh go moch. O'Gr. Cat. 607.9 . do thosnaigh an biadh do bhí innti do alpadh, ITS i 26.28 . beiris alpadh ar' armaibh clutched at his arms, Duan. Finn ii 374.20 .