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compose

1. verb make up2. verb MUS music3. verb letter, speech, etc4. verb ART, PHOT painting, photograph, etc5. verb calm (yourself)6. verb thoughts, mind, etc7. verb PUBL in typesetting 1 verb make up TRANSITIVEthe household is composed entirely of students is mic léinn ar fad atá sa teachthe committee shall be composed of members from all parties beidh baill as gach páirtí ar an gcoiste 2 verb MUS music
TRANSITIVEcum verb  c m uthe song was composed in the last century cumadh an t-amhrán sa chéad seo caite, rinneadh an t-amhrán sa chéad seo caite
INTRANSITIVEcum verb  c m uhe's still composing away bíonn sé ag cumadh leis i gcónaí
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3 verb letter, speech, etc TRANSITIVEcum verb  c m uscríobh verb  c m ushe composed a poem chum sí dánhe composed a letter scríobh sé litir 4 verb ART, PHOT painting, photograph, etc TRANSITIVEcomhdhéan verbsocraigh verb  c m ulet the photographer compose the pictures herself fág faoin ngrianghrafadóir féin na pictiúir a chomhdhéanamh 5 verb calm (yourself) TRANSITIVEguaim a choinneáil ort féintú féin a shocrúcompose yourself! glac staidéar!, coinnigh guaim ort féin!, coinnigh greim ar do chiall!, déan suaimhneas! 6 verb thoughts, mind, etc TRANSITIVEstaidéar a ghlacadhhe composed his thoughts before he wrote the letter rinne sé a mharana sular scríobh sé an litir, smaoinigh sé go cúramach ar a ndéarfadh sé sular scríobh sé an litir 7 verb PUBL in typesetting TRANSITIVEcló-eagraigh

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