aidbsigid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. aidbsigid or dil.ie/851

Forms: aibsigid, aidbsiugad

v (aidbsiu). Also aibsigid: in proicept-so na pian . . . roaibhsighthea dhoibh fon cuma cetna `were displayed', Lism. L. 3883 . Usually increases, magnifies, exaggerates: níor chumhgaigh níor aidhbhsigh air `he neither lessened it nor increased it', (i.e. his territory), TD 32.38 . fuair ō Enri mhac Eoghain . . . cēim do aibhsigh a anāir, ZCP ii 352.18 . ná haidhbhsighid inghenradh . . . inmhe da mhéd ag Marta, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 186.158 . fuair an ríoghainse robhladh / do fhíoraidhbhsigh uaill ndeaghbhan, DDána 99.28 . aidhbhsigidh co mór gach becán d'a tabair amach `he boasts extravagant- ly whatever little he gives away' (of a miser), de Contemptu 1499 . Vn. aidbsiugad.

Cf. ad-fét.