Cork Slang, Like A Dictionary of Cork Slang
by Seán Beecher
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BRUS (1)

Construct: Noun
Definition: Small pieces (of a broken object).
Use: The vase fell from the shelf and was in brus.
The vase fell from the shelf and was broken into smithereens.
Derivation: Probably Irish 'Brus' - small fragments. (Dineen)
From 'Br√ļscar' - bits, crumbs, fragments. (Meyer)


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