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fúaitriud

Cite this: eDIL s.v. fúaitriud or dil.ie/24639
Last Revised: 2013

n u, m. (vn. of fúaitrid;).

(a) the act of opposing or hindering (a person or proceeding) : fuaidredh .i. crosadh ut est : is mian lium f.¤ do chur air, Ériu xiii 70 ( H 3.18, 625b ) = fúadradh, O'Cl.; in Laws Comm. freq. of impugning (a contract, etc.) : frithcathugud .i. fuaitred [fuaidri v.l.], O'Dav. 912 . do fir in fuaitreda the opposing party 1398 . ni segar deimin tar indeimin .i. nocha n-innsaigter a deimin o fir na tuinide tre indeimin fir in fuaitertha, H 3.17, 463 ( O'D. 622 ). baoth cor cluinither .i. is baoth don ti no cuirenn re ḟuaitred, H 3.17, 463 ( O'D. 622 ). fer an fuaitreda, H 3.18, 195a ( O'Curry 354 ). slan d'fear an fuaidirtha gach fuachtain dogni og edarsgara a ferainn, O'Curry 2306 ( Eg. 88, 23a ). is cuimgiuch é eim fuaitriudh na cor do niat, Laws ii 282.19 (gl. is mesi imusfuich curu a fine). ima fuaidriud cen co cuimgech thu a thaithmech (i.e. thwarting a contract which you cannot dissolve) iii 56.26 (gl. fo eige cenni ro taithim). a n-aititin na ndrochcur ... can a fuaidredh v 444.2 . Cf. do luid ... do faedredh a feraind don Mac Óc `came to claim his land from the M.' Ériu xii 146.13 (`don' perh. goes with `do luid' here). is asa lim fuaidridh do cur (leg. fuaidriudh (or fuaidredh) dochuir), it is easier in my opinion to raise a cross-suit (?) IT iii 201.3 ; 'to impugn an unfair contract' ZCP xxx 8 . With subj. gen. : mac ... do nithar ri hingin tar apu n-athar .i. tar fuaitred in athar, Rawl. B 506, 57a ( Laws v 198 ). a tabairt do Pirr tar fuaitrid in fir dar naiscidh hi roime, D IV 2, 76 ra3 .

(b) disturbing, harrying (?) : co rancatar ar f.¤ Muman ... co Glenn M. till they reached Gl.M. after having ravaged (?) M., RC xviii 172.30 (Tig.), cf. ro indirset Mumain reampa co rangattar Móin Móir, AFM 1151 . araill do dhaoinibh uaisle a chinidh acc fóccra ┐ acc fuaidreadh fair a ndiaidh an anma sin `vied and contended with him' (over the headship of the clan) AFM vi 2092.16 .

(c) unsettled or irregular movement, flutter, scurry, agitation (late use) : éanlaith ... bhíos ar foluamhain ┐ ar fuaidreadh san oidhche, TSh. 9469 . fuaidreadh ┐ foluamhain na mbeach, 875 . bheith ar fuaidreadh go dteagmhann bualtrach ... ris (of a beetle), Keat. i p. 4 . Transf. of emotion : d'anmuin is fatha fuaidridh, ZCP xii 385.11 .

Cf. fúadar.