tim

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adj i soft, yielding, pliant, feeble: timpan .i. tim (.i. bocc, H.3.18) .i. sail, Corm. Y 1258 . ní tiamdae tim som, Fél. Prol. 259 . `is tim sin, a Eochaid,' olsiat .i. `is sádail in codlud a fuilidh,' Cóir Anm. 202 . do thanaig thimm, Aisl. MC 67.25 . tond t.¤ thana, Anec. i 63 § 117 . do scían tím, LU 3898 . ni t.¤ in gním, 4133 . bad timm, bad docht tender , Ériu iii 96 § 8 . fúaratar bás, nar thimm techt (: mill), Met. Dinds. iii 68.43 . a gail co timm ro thaisig | co fil na linn lánmaisig, iv 86.79 . ni ba rochrúaid ní ba rothimm, Tec. Corm. § 29.9 . co nderna eocho trethi timmi ... dib, CCath. 3136 . ro bo truagh tím ... a comhradh, 3380 . aignedh t.¤ `flaccid disposition,' O'Gr. Cat. 472.17. briathra forránta, feidhm t.¤ , 556.17 . más leor leat ar chuiris t.¤ have enfeebled, Dánta Gr.² 26.25 . Compar. nirsa timmiu innasin an t-imairecc, CCath. 2861 . amail as time ┐ is tlāit[h]i in ball sa quam alia membra , Corm. Y 149.

Compds. ¤chride faint, tender heart: cach mac tigirn timcraidi, ZCP iii 214.5 . nirbo theidmnech timcride, LL 131b37 . a bhean an tiomachroidhe mhóir gentle heart , Hackett xxiv 9 . ¤glún soft knee: an tiomghlún tearc, Danta Gr.² 67.23 . ¤thríath cowardly chief: nir bo th. troichnemail, LL 133a33 . Dvandva compds: ¤bog soft and pliant: a bhairr thimbuig, O'Gr. Cat. 456.7. ¤dil tender and dear: stuagh thimdhil, Dánta Gr.² 67.38 . ¤dímaín weak and idle: nach go tím-diomháoin do bhadar an chuid oile d'árm an rí, Rel. Celt. ii 190.22 .