brogad

Cite this: eDIL s.v. brogad or dil.ie/6924

[u, m.] vn. of brogaid. an broghadh (ón bisich), IGT Verbs § 115. act of increasing, extending, intensifying, urging, etc.: brogadh .i. biseach, O'Cl. sé coicc bliadna cen brocchadh, glossed: cen médughadh, no cen biseach, Leb. Gab.(i) 94.13 . tug broghudh ar blath mBanbha, Magauran 2884 . rug an tír broghadh fa B., IGT Verbs 984. slat óicfir dobí ar brogadh `a young scion who was prosperous', Ériu ii 164.15 . ar (ara, v.ll.) b.¤ (: togad ; broad, v.l.) forsin turus `for advancing on the journey', Metr. Dinds. iii 236.24 . oc b.¤ ind arad oc taibleth na slóg urging on (?), LU 6473 (TBC). ac broghadh na mbeimenn `driving home . . . blows', Celt. Rev. ii 312.18 . gor-gob brig ┐ b.¤ ┐ borrfad . . . na Grecu ` vehemence ', TTebe 1813 . co n-dechaid in daiger dibraicthe, dar b.¤ a bibaisci `passed off the side of its boss' (of the flight of a javelin), MR 152.18 . co cléith brogtha bróen-uillig `powerful', Metr. Dinds. iii 234.10 .

With AR: fonn formaid / do bhroghadh oraibh re na árdtréithibh `wish to impress you', Ó Bruad. iii 144.4 .