New English-Irish Dictionary
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berth

1. noun TRANSP place to sleep2. noun NAUT mooring3. noun position in organisation etc4. verb NAUT put or keep a boat in a berth5. verb NAUT sail into a berth
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1 noun TRANSP place to sleepleaba fem  c m ubeart masc3  c m uwe have two berths reserved tá dhá leaba curtha in áirithe againn 2 noun NAUT mooringbeart masc3  c m uthere's one double berth in the harbour tá beart dúbailte amháin sa chuan
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3 noun informal position in organisation etcionad masc1  c m uhe's filled different berths on the team tugadh ionaid éagsúla dó ar an bhfoireannhe was selected for the full-back berth roghnaíodh mar lánchúlaí é 4 verb NAUT put or keep a boat in a berth TRANSITIVEcuir i mbeartfeistigh familiar verb  c m uafter he'd berthed the boat tar éis dó an bád a chur i mbeart, nuair a bhí an bád feistithe aige 5 verb NAUT sail into a berth INTRANSITIVEtéigh i mbeart
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to give sb/sth a wide berth

duine/rud a sheachaintfanacht glan ar dhuine/rud