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balance

noun
verb
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noun
1 noun person's equilibriumcothromaíocht fem3  c m useasamh masc1  c m uhis balance was affected by the stroke bhí sé corrach ar a chosa de bharr an stróc, bhí sé bainte dá chothrom ag an stróc 2 noun steady body positioncothrom masc1  c m useasamh masc1  c m ushe lost her balance baineadh dá cothrom íhe was off balance bhí sé dá chothromit's hard to keep your balance on a boat is deacair do chothrom a choinneáil ar bhád, is deacair fanacht ar do chothrom ar bhád
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3 noun equal distributioncothromaíocht fem3  c m ucóimheá fem4  c m uto achieve a work-life balance cothromaíocht oibre is saoil a bhaint amachgender balance cothromaíocht inscnethe balance of power cothromaíocht na cumhachta 4 noun providing sth complementarycothromaíocht fem3  c m uto strike the right balance between work and family an chothromaíocht cheart a aimsiú idir an obair agus an teaghlachthe craftwork gives a balance to the day job is breá an t-athrú oibre í an cheardaíocht 5 noun majority of information etcan chuid is mótromlach masc1  c m uthe balance of evidence would suggest otherwise is é a mhalairt atá á thabhairt le fios ag trom na fianaisethat statement tilted the balance against the party chuaigh an tromlach in aghaidh an pháirtí de bharr an ráitis sin 6 noun ACC, FIN in accountiarmhéid masc4account balance iarmhéid cuntais 7 noun ACC, FIN amounts remaining to be paidfuílleach masc1  c m uthe balance is due tomorrow tá an fuílleach le híoc amárach, tá an chuid eile le híoc amárach 8 noun remainderfuílleach masc1  c m uan chuid eile 9 noun mental, emotional calmstaidéar masc1  c m ustuaim fem2  c m ustiúir fem5  c m uhe was off balance at work ní raibh staidéar ar bith ann ag an obairshe was knocked off balance by the news bhain an scéala croitheadh aisti, chuir an scéala dá stiúir í 10 noun weighing equipment, scalesmeá fem4  c m u
verb
11 verb of person INTRANSITIVEtú féin a choinneáil ar do chothromfan ar do chothromshe was balancing on one leg bhí sí á coinneáil féin cothrom agus í ina seasamh ar leathchos 12 verb place/keep (sth) so that it does not fall TRANSITIVEcoinnigh cothrom verbcuir ar mheá chothromcoinnigh ar cóimheátry balancing a pile of books on your head déan iarracht carnán leabhar a choinneáil cothrom ar do cheann 13 verb remain steady in precarious position INTRANSITIVEbheith ar cóimheácothromaigh verb  c m uthe glass was balancing precariously bhí an ghloine ina seasamh ar éigean 14 verb maintain balance between different things TRANSITIVEfreastail ar PhrV  c m ucothromaíocht a aimsiú idira gceart a thabhairt doI was able to balance the workload with my family life bhí mé in ann freastal ar an obair agus ar mo shaol sa bhaile araon 15 verb act as balancing force TRANSITIVEcothromaigh verb  c m uworms balance the acidity of the soil cothromaíonn péisteanna aigéadacht na hithreach 16 verb ACC, FIN books, accounts TRANSITIVEcomhardaigh verbto balance the books na cuntais a chomhardú 17 verb ACC, FIN economy, budget TRANSITIVEcomhardaigh verb 18 verb AUTO wheels of vehicle TRANSITIVEcothromaigh verb  c m u
phrases

while the balance of his mind was disturbed

nuair a bhí a intinn ar siabhránnuair a bhí suaitheadh intinne air

to be in the balance

(also

to hang in the balance

) bheith idir dhá cheann na meá

on balance

tríd is trídar an iomlánagus gach rud san áireamh

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