New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: chancel · canned · chained · chance · chancer · change · changer · chanter · chapel · chattel
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channel

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verb
noun
1 noun TV-RAD TV stationcainéal masc1  c m ubealach teilifíse  c m ubealach masc1  c m uhe likes the Spanish channels is maith leis na cainéil Spáinneachasports channel cainéal spóirt 2 noun way of communicating or sending sthbealach masc1  c m uchannel of distribution bealach dáileacháin
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3 noun means of expression; outletdeis fem2  c m ufaill fem2  c m ua channel for his energy deis lena chuid fuinnimh a chur chun tairbhe 4 noun passage for watercainéal masc1  c m uirrigation channel cainéal uiscithe 5 noun NAUT area of deeper watercainéal masc1  c m ucuisle fem4  c m useolbhealach masc1  c m u 6 noun GEOG area of water joining two seascaol masc1  c m u 7 noun groove in a surfaceclais fem2  c m u
verb
8 verb send (sth) through particular channel TRANSITIVEseol verb  c m ucuir verb  c m uaid is channelled through aid organisations seoltar cúnamh trí eagraíochtaí carthanachta 9 verb put (energy, feelings etc) to particular purpose TRANSITIVEdírigh verb  c m ucuir verb  c m uI want to channel my energy into the work is mian liom mo chuid fuinnimh a chur san obair 10 verb use (money, resources) for particular purpose TRANSITIVEdírigh verb  c m ucuir verb  c m ufunds are being channelled into housing tá maoiniú á chur i dtreo na tithíochta, tá maoiniú á dhíriú ar an tithíocht 11 verb make (water etc) flow along sth TRANSITIVEseol verb  c m uthe water was channelled into the river seoladh an t-uisce i dtreo na habhann 12 verb make (spirit) speak through you TRANSITIVEto channel the spirit of dead people ligean do spiorad na marbh labhairt tríot 13 verb usually humorous behave/speak similarly to (sb) TRANSITIVEaithris a dhéanamh ar