Irish

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 [ˈaɪrɪʃ]


WordReference English Collocations © 2019

Irish

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. the Irish [Government, Parliament, Prime Minister]
  2. the Irish [people, culture]
  3. [has, speaks with] an Irish accent
  4. [speaks, talks] with an Irish [accent, lilt, brogue]
  5. has Irish [heritage, blood, ancestry]
  6. is of Irish [origin, descent]
  7. is an Irish [American, immigrant]
  8. Irish-American [immigrants, workers, families]
  9. among the first Irish immigrants to (the USA)
  10. his (great-) grandparents were Irish
  11. is an Irish [tradition, custom] (to)
  12. drink in an Irish [pub, bar]
  13. Irish [food, music, poetry]
  14. a Northern Irish [citizen, Catholic, Protestant]
  15. has a Northern Irish accent
n
  1. the Irish always [say, do]
  2. is a traditional [song, dish] of the Irish
  3. the Irish living [abroad, in America]
  4. the Irish have voted [in favor of, against]
  5. according to the Irish
  6. the [food, history, culture] of the Irish
  7. the [British, Scottish, Welsh] and the Irish
  8. all the luck of the Irish
  9. idiom, offensive: don't get your Irish up!
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