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duty

1. noun moral obligation2. noun LAW legal obligation3. noun MIL, POLICE period at work etc4. noun FIN tax5. adjective EMPL on duty
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1 noun moral obligationdualgas masc1  c m uit's your duty to do it tá dualgas ort é a dhéanamh, tá de dhualgas ort é a dhéanamhhe has always done his duty rinne sé a dhualgas i gcónaíwe have a moral duty to act tá dualgas morálta orainn gníomhúshe did it out of a sense of duty de ghrá an dualgais a rinne sí é, bhraith sí go raibh dualgas uirthi é a dhéanamhthey have a duty to others tá dualgas orthu i leith daoine eile, ní mór dóibh cúram a dhéanamh do dhaoine eile 2 noun LAW legal obligationdualgas masc1  c m uit's a legal duty is dualgas de réir dlí éwe have a duty of care tá dualgas cúraim orainnsolicitors owe a duty of confidentiality to their clients tá dualgas rúndachta ar na dlíodóirí i leith a gcliantthey neglected their statutory duty towards the language rinne siad faillí ina ndualgas reachtúil i leith na teangathe act places a duty on the authorities cuireann an t-acht dualgas ar na húdaráis
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3 noun especially MIL, POLICE period at work etcdualgas masc1  c m udiúité masc4  c m uI'm available for duty táim ar fáil chun dualgaisshe's on night duty tá sí ar dualgas oícheto be available for duty bheith ar fáil chun dualgaischeckpoint duty dualgas seicphointekitchen duty dualgas cistine 4 noun FIN taxdleacht fem3  c m uthe duty on tobacco is set to increase tá an dleacht ar an tobac chun dul in airdecustom and excise duty dleacht chustaim agus mháilimport duty dleacht iompórtála 5 adjective EMPL on dutyar dualgas  c m uI got a duty doctor fuair mé dochtúir ar dualgasthe duty manager an bainisteoir ar dualgas
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off duty

especially EMPLwhen I'm off duty nuair nach mbím ar dualgashe comes off duty at nine scoireann sé dá dhualgas ar a naoi

on duty

especially EMPLar dualgasis he on duty tonight? an bhfuil sé ar dualgas anocht?they went on duty chuaigh siad ar dualgasthe nurse on duty rang back ghlaoigh an bhanaltra ar dualgas ar ais

to do duty

it'll do duty déanfaidh sé cúis, déanfaidh sé an jab

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