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circumstance

1 noun fact, condition cúinse masc4  c m utoisc masc4  c m uthe circumstances surrounding his death na cúinsí a bhain lena bhás, na tosca a bhain lena bhásunder exceptional circumstances i gcúinsí eisceachtúla, i gcásanna faoi leithin such circumstances i gcás mar sin if circumstances permit más féidir, má bhíonn deis ann 2 noun events, situations beyond controlcás masc1  c m ucor masc1  c m uour circumstances are the same is ionann ár gcás, is ionann cor dúinn

circumstances

noun situation, state of affairs cúinsí masc4  c m uis there any change in circumstances? an bhfuil aon athrú ar chúinsí?, an bhfuil aon athrú ar chúrsaí?it depends on your financial circumstances braitheann sé ar do chúinsí airgeadais, braitheann sé ar an gcaoi a bhfuil cúrsaí airgid leat she's in easy circumstances tá sí go maith as they were in poor circumstances bhí siad ar an ngannchuidfamily circumstances cúinsí teaghlaigh
phrases

under the circumstances

(also

in the circumstances

) mar a sheasann cúrsaífaoi mar atá cúrsaíunder the circumstances it wouldn't be advisable mar a sheasann cúrsaí ní bheadh sé inmholtahe won't go there, under the circumstances ní rachaidh sé ansin agus cúrsaí mar atá

under no circumstances

(also

in no circumstances

) i gcás ar bithunder no circumstances should you answer níor cheart duit freagairt i gcás ar bith; níor cheart duit freagairt, is cuma cad a tharlóidh

due to circumstances beyond our control

mar gheall ar nithe nach bhfuil neart againn orthude bharr cúrsaí nach bhfuil aon neart againn orthu

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