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door

1 noun of room, building etcdoras masc1  c m uclose the door dún an doras, druid an doras, iaigh an dorasdid you lock the door? ar chuir tú glas ar an doras?, ar chuir tú an doras faoi ghlas?I can't open the door nílim in ann an doras a oscailtthe door was open bhí an doras ar oscailt, bhí an doras ar leathadh, bhí an doras oscailtehe went in the main door chuaigh sé isteach an príomhdhorasthere's sb at the door tá duine ag an doraskitchen door doras na cistinehalf door leathdhoras, comhla bheag 2 noun doorwaydoras masc1  c m uit's just inside the door tá sé díreach laistigh den dorashe was standing in the door bhí sé ina sheasamh sa doras
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3 noun houseshe lives two doors away tá sí ina cónaí dhá theach uainn, tá sí sa dara doras againnit was three doors down bhí sé trí dhoras síos uainn, bhí sé trí theach síos uainn

doored

(also -doored) adjectivea double-doored room seomra a bhfuil doras dúbailte airan oak-doored press cófra a bhfuil doras darach air
phrases

as one door closes, another opens

proverb níor dhún Dia aon doras riamh nár oscail sé ceann eileníor dhún Dia claí nár oscail sé bearna

at the door

(also

on the door

) ag an dorasar an dorastickets available at the door ticéid ar fáil ag an doras

behind closed doors

1 in privatethe meeting was behind closed doors cruinniú príobháideach a bhí ann 2 behind the scenesit was all happening behind closed doors bhí sé ar fad ar siúl i bhfolach, bhí sé ar fad ar siúl i gcúl an chlaí, bhí sé ar fad ar siúl ar chúla téarmaí

to close the door on sth

(also

to shut the door on sth

) an doras a dhúnadh ar rudan doras a dhruidim ar rudan doras a iamh ar rudthey closed the door on the discussions dhún siad an doras ar na cainteanna, chuir siad deireadh leis na cainteanna, chuir siad snaidhm ar na cainteannahe closed the door on any further meetings dhiúltaigh sé do chruinniú ar bith eile

(from) door to door

1 of journeyit's three miles from door to door turas trí mhíle atá ann ó thús deireadh, turas trí mhíle atá ann ó dhoras go doras 2 call to housesó dhoras go dorasó theach go teachthey went from door to door before the election chuaigh siad ó theach go teach roimh an toghchán

to lay sth at sb's door

you can't lay that at my door ní thig leat an locht a chur ormsa faoi sin, ní féidir leat a mhilleán sin a chur ormsa, ní féidir leat é sin a leagan ormsa, ní féidir leat é sin a chur síos domsa, ná bí á chur sin ormsa

out of doors

amuigh faoin aeramuigh faoin spéirshe likes being out of doors is maith léi bheith amuigh faoin aer, is maith léi bheith amuigh faoin spéir, is maith léi bheith lasmuigh de dhoras

to show sb the door

she showed me the door thug sí an doras dom, thug sí bata agus bóthar dom, chuir sí amach as an teach mé, chaith sí amach mé, thug sí tópar dom

to darken sb's door

she never darkened my door again níor dhall sí mo dhoras ó shin, níor leag sí cos ar m'urlár ó shin, níor chuir sí cos thar an tairseach agam ó shin, níor thaobhaigh sí arís mé

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