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go around

(also

go round

) 1 (v + adv) habitually do sth INTRANSITIVEtéigh timpeall PhrV  c m ugabh thart  c m uhe went around grinning like an idiot bhí sé ag dul thart agus straois go cluas air 2 (v + adv) move around (doing sth)
INTRANSITIVEgabh thart  c m utéigh timpeall PhrV  c m uthey went around from house to house collecting money bhídís ag dul thart ó theach go teach ag bailiú airgid
TRANSITIVEshe went around the local companies looking for sponsorship chuaigh sí thart ar na comhlachtaí áitiúla ag lorg urraíochta
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3 (v + adv) joke, rumour, illness, etc
INTRANSITIVEbheith ag dul thartbheith ag dul timpeallbheith ag imeachtthere's a cold going round tá slaghdán ag dul timpeall, tá slaghdán ag gabháil thartthere's a rumour going around that I'm quitting tá ráfla ag dul thart go bhfuil mé ag éirí as
TRANSITIVEa joke was going around the office bhí jóc ag dul thart san oifig, bhí jóc á reic san oifig
4 (v + adv) money, resources, etc INTRANSITIVEthere was more money to go around bhí níos mó airgid ann, bhí níos mó airgid ar fáil we have enough to go around tá ár ndóthain againn le dul thart, tá riar ár gcáis againn 5 (v + adv) go to see sb INTRANSITIVEtéigh timpeall PhrV  c m ugabh thart  c m ushe went around to her sister's house chuaigh sí timpeall chuig teach a deirféar, bhuail sí thart tigh a deirféarthey went around to each other's houses thugaidís cuairt ar thithe a chéile, théidís go tithe a chéile → see go

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