Irish Slang Phrases
Lookin The Shift Off A Dirty Girl
Sexually active. doing the business
To get the shift
Large cut Turf around the Lough Shore-Bigger than normal-technique introduced by Dutch man called Gogh who worked for bord na mona at the turn of the century. Cut big to suit the sponginess of the turf.
Spelling possibly mot. Girl or girlfriend, same as bure.
A different word for up, used for supporting teams/people/etc. usually with the word 'the' afterwards if it's somebody's name. Examples: "Scup the (person's name)!", "Scup Louth!"
To roughly describe someones age.

Goin to the off licence for a drink


Goin to drink alcohol
Cleaning the dishes