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attain

1 verb objective etc TRANSITIVEbain amach  c m uthey attained their objective bhain siad a gcuspóir amachI hope to attain my goal before long tá súil agam mo sprioc a bhaint amach roimh i bhfad 2 verb number, age, etc
TRANSITIVEbain amach  c m usroich verb  c m uto attain the age of eighty ochtó bliain d'aois a shroicheadh, na ceithre scór a bhaint amachshe's attained the hundred tá an céad sroichte aici, tá an céad slánaithe aici
INTRANSITIVEbain amach  c m usroich verb  c m ushe's attained to the age of twenty-five years tá aois a cúig bliana fichead bainte amach aici
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3 verb quality INTRANSITIVEbain amach  c m uto attain to perfection an fhoirfeacht a bhaint amachto attain to eternal life an bheatha shíoraí a bhaint amach, an bheatha shíoraí a shealbhú