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bring

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1 verb carry with you TRANSITIVEtabhair leat  c m ubeir leat  c m ubring a raincoat! tabhair leat cóta fearthainne!, tóg leat cóta báistí!, bíodh cóta báistí leat!we brought the children with us thugamar na páistí linn, bhí na páistí linnbring yourself and your friends to the party tagadh tú féin agus do chairde chuig an gcóisir, bí féin agus do chairde ag an gcóisir, bíodh tú féin agus do chairde ag an gcóisirI'll bring the children to school tabharfaidh mé na páistí ar scoilthis brings us to Don Quixote tugann sé seo muid chuig Don Quixote, tugann seo muid chomh fada le Don Quixotehe brought home the food thug sé an bia abhaile, rug sé leis an bia abhaileI was brought there when I was a child tugadh ann mé nuair a bhí mé i mo pháisteshe was brought to hospital for treatment tugadh chun an ospidéil í le cóir leighis a fháil 2 verb take to sb TRANSITIVEtabhair leat  c m uthey brought food and blankets thug siad bia agus pluideanna leohe often brings her flowers tugann sé bláthanna chuici go minic, is minic a thugann sé bláthanna dithey brought a change of clothes for her thug siad athrú éadaigh leo di, thug siad athrú éadaigh leo lena haghaidh, thug siad athrú éadaigh leo faoina coinne, bhí athrú éadaigh leo faoina coinne
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3 verb get and return with TRANSITIVEfaigh verb  c m uI asked him to bring me water d'iarr mé air uisce a fháil dom, d'iarr mé air uisce a thabhairt chugamwill you bring me a knife? an bhfaighidh tú scian dom?, an dtabharfaidh tú scian chugam?bring them to me tabhair chugam iad, faigh dom iad 4 verb COMM supply TRANSITIVEcuir ar fáilwe bring you the finest brands cuirimidne na brandaí is fearr ar fáil daoibh, tá na brandaí is fearr againne daoibh 5 verb present TRANSITIVEthe war brought the railways thug an cogadh na hiarnróid isteach, tháinig na hiarnróid leis an gcogadhthe festival brings you the chance to listen to her tugann an fhéile seans duit éisteacht léi, is deis í an fhéile duit chun éisteacht léitelevision brought the war into our homes thug an teilifís an cogadh isteach inár gcuid tithe 6 verb lead sb to place TRANSITIVEwhat brings you to Galway? céard a thug go Gaillimh thú?, céard atá ar siúl agatsa i nGaillimh?, cad é atá tusa a dhéanamh i nGaillimh?, cén fáth a bhfuil tusa i nGaillimh?, cad a thug don Ghaillimh thú?he tried to bring the fox nearer to him d'fhéach sé leis an sionnach a tharraingt níos gaire dó, d'fhéach sé leis an sionnach a mhealladh níos gaire dó 7 verb LAW of case, dispute TRANSITIVEto bring sb to court duine a thabhairt chun cúirte, duine a thabhairt os comhair na cúirtehe was brought before the tribunal tugadh os comhair an bhinse fiosrúcháin éthey were brought before the court in Germany tugadh os comhair na cúirte iad sa Ghearmáin 8 verb cause sb to feel TRANSITIVEthe baby has brought much joy tógáil croí atá sa leanbh, is mór an spórt é an leanbhI hope your new job will bring you happiness tá súil agam go mbeidh tú sona i do phost nuahe brought misery to them tharraing sé anró orthu, tharraing sé ainnise orthu 9 verb have as result TRANSITIVEthey want to bring peace tá siad ag iarraidh go mbeidh síocháin ann, tá siad ag iarraidh síocháin a chur i réim, tá siad ag iarraidh síocháin a bheith annit brought Ireland little benefit is beag leas a bhain Éire as, is beag tairbhe a bhain Éire as, ní dhearna sé puinn maitheasa d'Éirinnthe appointment brought results bhí dea-thoradh ar an gceapachánthe rain will bring flooding beidh tuilte ann de bharr na báistíthe talks should bring an end to the strike ba cheart go mbeadh deireadh leis an stailc mar gheall ar na cainteannathe accident brought a change of attitude tháinig athrú meoin ar an bpobal mar gheall ar an timpistethe house was brought crashing to the ground leagadh an teach go talamh 10 verb FIN income, profit TRANSITIVEsaothraigh verb  c m utuill verb  c m uthe picture brought €20,000 thuill an pictiúr €20,000; díoladh an pictiúr ar €20,000; íocadh €20,000 ar an bpictiúran hour's work brings him €30 saothraíonn sé €30 ar uair an chloig oibre, tuilleann sé €30 in aghaidh na huaire, faigheann sé €30 san uair as an obairexports bring millions into the state's coffers saothraíonn easpórtálacha na milliúin don státchiste 11 verb total TRANSITIVEit's brought the number of road deaths to 50 this year fágann sin go bhfuil 50 duine tar éis bháis ar bhóithre na tíre i mbliana 12 verb make sb do sth TRANSITIVEI couldn't bring myself to tell him níor fhéad mé é a insint dó, ní raibh mé ábalta é a rá leisif I could bring myself to look at it dá bhféadfainn breathnú air, dá mbeinn ábalta féachaint air, dá dtiocfadh liom amharc aircould you ever bring yourself to forgive me? an mbeidh tú ábalta é a mhaitheamh dom go brách?, an maithfidh tú go brách dom é? 13 verb move to or from place TRANSITIVEbring the plants indoors during winter tabhair na plandaí isteach sa gheimhreadh 14 verb cause to be in particular state TRANSITIVEit was brought to our attention cuireadh ar ár súile dúinn éit was brought to an end cuireadh deireadh leisbring a pint of water to the boil fiuch pionta uisce, déan pionta uisce a fhiuchadh, bruith pionta uisce go dtí go mbeidh sé ar gailhe brought the university into disrepute tharraing sé míchlú ar an ollscoilother resources will be brought into play cuirfear acmhainní eile san áireamh, bainfear leas as acmhainní eileIreland should be brought into line with other European countries ba cheart Éire a chur ar aon dul le tíortha eile na hEorpashe was brought into contact with another culture fuair sí blaiseadh de chultúr eilemany problems were brought into relief is iomaí fadhb a tugadh chun solaisthey brought the fire under control chuir siad an dóiteán faoi smacht, cheansaigh siad an dóiteán 15 verb LAW begin legal procedure TRANSITIVEthey brought proceedings against him chuir siad an dlí airthe employee brought an unfair dismissal complaint rinne an fostaí gearán faoi dhífhostú éagórach
phrases

to bring a smile to sb's face

(also

to bring a smile to sb's lips

) gáire a bhaint as duineit brought a smile to her face bhain sé gáire aisti

to bring tears to sb's eyes

it brought tears to my eyes bhain sé na deora asam

to bring sth to bear

a lot of pressure is being brought to bear tá go leor brú á chur ar dhaoinethe same logic can be brought to bear in this case is féidir an loighic chéanna a úsáid sa chás seo

to be brought up on charges

LAWhe'll be brought up on charges of smuggling tabharfar os comhair cúirte é ar chúiseanna smuigleála, cúiseofar é as smuigleáil

to bring sb up short

I was brought up short by the film's ending tháinig críoch an scannáin aniar aduaidh orm, bhain críoch an scannáin siar asam, bhain críoch an scannáin stangadh asam

to bring up the rear

bheith thiar ar gcúlbheith thiar i ndeireadhbheith thiar ar deireadhhe brought up the rear bhí sé thiar ar gcúl, bhí sé thiar i ndeireadh

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