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country

1. noun GEOG, POL nation2. noun GEOG, POL of birth, citizenship3. noun GEOG rural4. noun GEOG associated with feature etc5. noun MUS genre
phrases
1 noun GEOG, POL nationtír fem2  c m ushe travelled all over the country thaistil sí ar fud na tírethey drove around the country thiomáin siad timpeall na tírepeople from other European countries daoine as tíortha eile de chuid na hEorpahave you ever lived in a foreign country? ar chónaigh tú riamh i dtír iasachta?, ar chónaigh tú riamh ar an gcoigríoch?its country of origin is China as an tSín a tháinig sécountry of residence tír chónaithedeveloped country tír fhorbarthadeveloping country tír i mbéal forbarthamember country ballstát 2 noun GEOG, POL of birth, citizenshiptír fem2  c m umy native country mo thír dhúchaisthis wouldn't happen in my country ní tharlódh a leithéid seo i mo thír féinit's a great honour to play for your country is mór an onóir é imirt ar son do thíre
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3 noun GEOG ruraltuath fem2  c m ushe lives in the country tá sí ina cónaí faoin tuathout in the country amuigh faoin tuath
modifiertuaithe gs as adj  c m ucountry life saol na tuaithecountry people muintir na tuaithecountry road bóthar tuaithe
4 noun GEOG associated with feature etcceantar masc1  c m udúiche fem4  c m umountain country ceantar sléibhe, dúiche shléibhtiúilwooded country ceantar coille, dúiche choillteachthis is sean-nós country is ceantar mór sean-nóis é seothis was all bandit country bhí an dúiche seo uilig faoi na meirligh 5 (also country and western) noun MUS genreceol tíre  c m u
modifierceol tíre  c m ucountry singer amhránaí ceol tíre
phrases

across country

trasna na tíreshe left the road and went across country d'fhág sí an bóthar agus chuaigh sí trasna na tíre

to go to the country

(also

to appeal to the country

) POL toghchán a ghairmdul faoi bhráid an phobail

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