I*rish", n. sing. & pl. 1. pl. The natives or inhabitants of Ireland, esp. the Celtic natives or their descendants.
2. The language of the Irish; also called
Irish Gaelic or the
[1913 Webster +PJC]
3. An old game resembling backgammon.
get one's Irish up to become angry.
I"rish-A*mer"i*can. A native of Ireland who has become an American citizen; also, a child or descendant of such a person.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]
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