New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: goby · get by · pop by · bobby · go at · go in · go on · go to · go up · gob
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go by

1 (v + adv) time: pass INTRANSITIVEgabh thart  c m utéigh thart PhrV  c m uimigh thart  c m uthe days are going by tá na laethanta ag dul thart, tá na laethanta á gcaitheamhanother week went by d'imigh seachtain eile thartthat's another year gone by sin bliain eile caite, sin bliain eile imithe thart, sin bliain eile sleamhnaithe tharainn, sin bliain eile curtha dínn againn 2 (v + prep) base judgement on TRANSITIVEtéigh de réirbheith i dtaobh le VPyou can't go by the first year marks ní féidir bheith i dtaobh le marcanna na chéad bhlianahe's a nasty person if you went by gossip ní duine deas é más fíor don bhéadán, ní duine deas é dá mbeifeá ag brath ar bhéadángoing by form, she won't be alone ón aithne atá agamsa uirthi, ní bheidh sí ina haonar
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3 (v + prep) use (name) TRANSITIVEúsáid verb  c m ushe goes by the name of Róisín de Búrca Róisín de Búrca a thugann sí uirthi féin, Róisín de Búrca an t-ainm a úsáideann síhe went by the name of Mike Maidhc a thugtaí air → see go

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