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design

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noun
1 noun how sth is madedearadh masc1  c m uleagan amach NP  c m uthey improved the design of the site d'fheabhsaigh siad dearadh an tsuímh, chuir siad feabhas ar leagan amach an tsuímhdesign fault fabht deartha 2 noun drawingdearadh masc1  c m uplean deartha NP  c m uthe design for the bridge has been completed tá dearadh an droichid ullamh, tá plean deartha an droichid críochnaithe
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3 noun process of deciding how sth is madedearadh masc1  c m udesign office oifig dhearaidh 4 noun study of how to make thingsdearadh masc1  c m ushe has a degree in design tá céim sa dearadh aicidesign course cúrsa dearaidh 5 noun decorative patternpatrún masc1  c m ugréas masc3  c m ufloral design patrún bláthach, gréas bláthach 6 noun plan, ideaplean masc4  c m useift fem2  c m uthat's his grand design sin é an plean mór atá aige, sin an tseift mhór atá aige
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7 verb decide how sth is made TRANSITIVEdear verb  c m uhe designed that building dhear sé an foirgneamh sin, ba é a dhear an foirgneamh sinit's designed for use in cold weather tá sé déanta sa dóigh gur féidir é a úsáid nuair a bhíonn aimsir fhuar ann 8 verb plan a way of doing sth TRANSITIVEdear verb  c m uleag amach PhrV  c m ushe designed the course dhear sí an cúrsa, leag sí amach an cúrsa 9 verb intend sth for a purpose TRANSITIVEthey designed the advert for young people dhírigh siad an fógra ar dhaoine óga, rinne siad an fógra agus daoine óga ar intinn acuthe talk was designed as an introduction to the topic bhí an chaint ceaptha an chéad bhlaiseadh den ábhar a thabhairtthe manual is designed for ordinary people tá an lámhleabhar curtha in oiriúint don ghnáthphobal, tá an lámhleabhar dírithe ar an ngnáthphobal
phrases

by design

d'aon turasd'aon ghnódid it happen by accident or design? ar tharla sé de thaisme nó d'aon turas?

to have designs on sb

do shúil a bheith agat ar dhuineshe has designs on a man tá súil aici ar fhear, tá sí ag faire ar fhear

to have designs on sth

he has designs on that job tá a shúil aige ar an bpost sin, tá sé ag faire ar an bpost sin

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