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doctor

1. noun EMPL, MED sb who treats the sick, injured2. noun EMPL, MED title 3. noun ED of university degree4. verb give treatment to person or animal5. verb change in order to deceive6. verb add substance7. verb castrate
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1 noun EMPL, MED sb who treats the sick, injureddochtúir masc3  c m uhe had to go to the doctor b'éigean dó dul go dtí an dochtúir, b'éigean dó dul chuig an dochtúirI called the doctor chuir mé fios ar an dochtúirshe's a doctor is dochtúir í, dochtúir atá intihe trained as a doctor fuair sé oiliúint dochtúra, oileadh é ina dhochtúirshe's in the care of a doctor tá sí faoi chúram dochtúraI'm under doctor's orders to exercise táim faoi chomhairle dochtúra aclaíocht a dhéanamh, caithfidh mé aclaíocht a dhéanamh ar ordú ón dochtúirhospital doctor dochtúir ospidéil 2 (also Doctor, Dr (abbreviation) ) noun EMPL, MED title an Dochtúir  c m uDoctor Ó Sé an Dochtúir Ó Sé
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3 (also Doctor) noun ED of university degreedochtúir masc3  c m uDoctor of Music Dochtúir le Ceol 4 verb give treatment to person or animal TRANSITIVEcóir leighis a chur arhe doctored her leg chuir sé cóir leighis ar a cos 5 verb change in order to deceive TRANSITIVEdochtúireacht a dhéanamh arhe doctored the report rinne sé dochtúireacht ar an tuairisc, bhain sé leis an tuairisc 6 verb add substance TRANSITIVErud a chur irud a chur tríthey doctored his drink with drugs chuir siad drugaí ina dheoch 7 verb informal castrate TRANSITIVEcoill verb  c m uspoch verb  c m ugearr verb  c m uthey doctored the dog spoch siad an madra, rinne siad an madra a choilleadh
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just what the doctor ordered

a cup of tea is just what the doctor ordered cupán tae, sin díreach an rud atá ag teastáil; cupán tae, sin díreach an rud atá de dhíth

to play doctors and nurses

1 children's gamecluiche dochtúirí agus altraí a bheith ar siúl agat 2 informal have sexbheith ag bualadh craicinn very informalbheith ag bualadh leathair very informal