New English-Irish Dictionary
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challenge

1. noun SPOR attempt to win a competition2. noun SPOR invitation to a contest3. noun POL attempt to gain leadership4. noun situation that tests your abilities 5. noun call to justify sth6. verb put sb to the test7. verb make a claim on sb's position8. verb dispute sth's validity 1 noun SPOR attempt to win a competitioniarracht fem3  c m uiarraidh fem3  c m ushe'll make a challenge for the title cuirfidh sí isteach ar an gcraobh, tabharfaidh sí iarraidh ar an gcraobhDown's challenge ended in the first round tháinig deireadh le hiarracht an Dúin sa chéad bhabhta 2 noun also SPOR invitation to a contestdúshlán masc1  c m uhe issued Seán a challenge thug sé dúshlán Sheáin, chuir sé dúshlán ar Sheánchallenge match cluiche dúshláin
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3 noun POL attempt to gain leadershipdúshlán masc1  c m uhe set up a leadership challenge shocraigh sé go dtabharfaí dúshlán an cheannaireshe faces a strong challenge from her own staff tá freasúra láidir aici óna foireann féin 4 noun situation that tests your abilities dúshlán masc1  c m uthis is a great challenge for me is dúshlán mór é seo domsawe had to overcome many challenges is iomaí dúshlán a bhí le sárú againn 5 noun call to justify sthagóid fem2  c m uhe took a legal challenge against the judgement rinne sé agóid dhlíthiúil in aghaidh na breithe 6 verb put sb to the test TRANSITIVEI challenged him to prove it thug mé a dhúshlán é a chruthúhe challenged her to a race thug sé a dúshlán rás a bheith acuI challenge you! do dhúshlán!, buailim ort!, cuirim ort! 7 verb make a claim on sb's position TRANSITIVEcuir in aghaidhcuir in éadancuir i gcoinneshe challenged him for the Presidency sheas sí ina choinne don Uachtaránacht 8 verb dispute sth's validity TRANSITIVEceistigh verb  c m uno-one challenged the opinions he gave níor cheistigh aon duine na tuairimí a nocht sé

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