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1 adverb particularlygo háirithe  c m ugo speisialta  c m ugo mór mór  c m uit gets cold, especially at night éiríonn sé fuar, go háirithe san oíchebe careful, especially when feeding it bí cúramach, go háirithe agus tú á chothúI like birds, especially robins is maith liom éin, spideoga go mór mórit was hard, especially as they had no food bhí sé deacair, go háirithe agus gan aon bhia acuI didn't want to discuss it, especially not with her níor theastaigh uaim é a phlé, léi siúd thar aon duine eilesome of it wasn't especially clean bhí cuid de nach raibh róghlanit wasn't especially tasty ní raibh sé an-bhlasta, ní raibh sé millteanach blasta 2 adverb to a particularly high degreefíor- prefthar a bheith  c m uthe last part was especially difficult bhí an chuid deiridh thar a bheith deacair, bhí deacracht ar leith ag baint leis an gcuid deiridhyou should be especially careful at night ba cheart duit bheith fíorchúramach istoícheI'd like to thank my friends especially ba mhaith liom buíochas ar leith a ghabháil le mo chairde, gabhaim buíochas speisialta le mo chairdehe especially hates cyclists tá gráin ar leith aige ar rothaithe, is fuath leis rothaithe go speisialta
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3 adverb for a particular purposego speisialta  c m ud'aon turas  c m ud'aon ghnó  c m uthey came especially to see you tháinig siad d'aon turas chun tú a fheiceáilshe has been trained especially to fix it tá oiliúint faighte go speisialta aici chun é a dheisiúthey opened it especially for us d'oscail siad dúinne, go háirithe, é
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not especially

ní déarfainn é sin'Do you like it?' 'Not especially.' 'An maith leat é?' 'Ní déarfainn é sin.'