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describe

1 verb say what sth is like TRANSITIVEcuir síos arcur síos a dhéanamh arshe described it rinne sí cur síos air, chuir sí síos airhe described her to Seán rinne sé cur síos uirthi do Sheán, thug sé cur síos uirthi do Sheánshe described the events rinne sí cur síos ar na himeachtaíthe process is described in Chapter 2 cuirtear síos ar an bpróiseas i gCaibidil 2, déantar cur síos ar an bpróiseas i gCaibidil 2she described the criminal for the Gardaí rinne sí cur síos ar an gcoirpeach do na Gardaíthe man is described as being tall deirtear gur fear ard atá ann, tuairiscítear gur fear ard éhe described going to London in the fifties chuir sé síos ar an tslí a ndeachaigh sé go Londain sna caogaidíthe instructions describe how to connect the computer míníonn na treoracha conas an ríomhaire a cheangalcan you describe why you want to leave? an bhféadfá a rá cén fáth a bhfuil tú ag iarraidh imeacht? 2 verb say sb/sth is particular type TRANSITIVEI wouldn't describe him as a fool ní déarfainn gur amadán é, ní thabharfainn amadán airhe liked to describe himself as a bit of a ladies' man ba nós leis a rá gur banaí mór a bhí ann féin; ba dhóigh leis féin gur banaí mór a bhí ann; banaí mór a bhí ann, dá réir féin; bhí an ball seirce aige, dar leis féinshe described it as a failure dúirt sí gur teip a bhí ann
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3 verb follow outline of also MATH TRANSITIVErianaigh verb  c m utarraing verb  c m uthe rainbow described an arc across the sky bhí an tuar ceatha mar a bheadh stua ann trasna na spéire, ba gheall le stua sa spéir é an bogha báistídescribe a circle around the point O rianaigh ciorcal timpeall an phointe O, tarraing ciorcal timpeall an phointe O

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