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imgabáil

Cite this: eDIL s.v. imgabáil or dil.ie/27572

n ā, f. (a d s. used for nom.) vn. of imm-imgaib.

(a) act of avoiding, evading; evasion, desertion: iomghabhail .i. seachna, O'Cl. ar is huisse a imgabáil , Wb. 9d6 . ised annert foirbthe imgabail cech huilc, Ml. 35d14 . do imgabail inna ndrochgnimae, 128d9 . cen imcabáil cacenfati `without shunning cacophony,' Sg. 203a8 . imgabail eṁiltusa avoidance of prolixity (one of the requirments of poetry), IT iii 29.22 . ní chumgat a n-imgabáil acht a fulang tria bithu sír, FA § 26. ní oca imgabail sin dano atúsa it is not shirking it I am, LU 9211 (FB). arna techtdais úadha ar teiched no ar imgabáil , TBC-LL¹ p. 381 n. 2 . nach for imgabail in cinaid do chuaid `it was not to avoid the liability,' Laws i 196.7 Comm. ata coemachtu imgabala ac bidbuid `the defendant has power of avoiding,' iii 240.13 Comm. in tan bis for imgabail dligid lanamnuis, v 184.19 Comm. is olc an creidem donīm ... imgabāil brethi Dé, CCellaig 415 . ro facsat caislen C.C. ... ba dimbaigh le Gallaib Erenn an imgabail sin (of the military evacuation of a position), RC xviii 287.y . robhíttiss ... for imgabāil ┐ for teithedh na n-anchrīstaigedh, Fl. Earls 208.12 . ar imgabail feisi le hAEnias `to avoid a marriage with A.', Aen. 1665. ger athlamh a n-iomghabhail rangadur x priomhghona xx ar corpuibh a cheile, ZCP x 287.17 . tug [aith]bém dhó ┐ ó nach cumang aige a iomghabhála dobhen an buille a mhullach, ITS v 140.17 . nach bhfuil san mbaile líon a imghabhála oram-sa there isn't a sufficient number to save him from me, Comp. CC 125.26 . robad olc an creideam dō imgabāil ar toicthib Dé to flee from the fortune (i.e. death) that God had decreed for him, CCellaig 407. nocha nfuil adhbhar iomghabhála againne air bhar macaomhaibh I have no reason for avoiding your warriors, ITS v 28.24 . do iarrais orm, a fholt lag | mo chrodh d'iomghabháil orad thou hast bidden me to get my cattle out of your way, TD 3 § 42.