Irish

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Etymology

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From Old Irish ledrán (act of importuning).

Noun

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leadrán m (genitive singular leadráin)

  1. (act of) lingering, loitering, dilly-dallying
  2. dilatoriness, slowness
  3. tedium

Declension

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Derived terms

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  • leadránach (dilatory, loitering, lingering; slow, tedious, adjective)
  • leadránacht f (dilatoriness; tediousness)
  • leadránaí m (bore, tedious person)

Further reading

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