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habit

1. noun regular tendency2. noun addiction3. noun CLOTH, REL religious costume4. noun CLOTH, SPOR equestrian costume5. noun CLOTH clothing
phrases
1 noun regular tendencynós masc1  c m uthe media have a habit of exaggerating is nós leis na meáin áibhéil a dhéanamh, bíonn claonadh ag na meáin áibhéil a dhéanamhhe has his own little habits tá a chuid nósanna beaga féin aigethey made a habit of walking to work shiúlaidís chun na hoibre go rialtashe was in the habit of drinking a lot of coffee bí sé de nós aici a lán caife a ól, bhí faisean aici a lán caife a ól, d'óladh sí go leor caifeI got out of the habit of writing d'éirigh mé as bheith ag scríobh, chuaigh an scríobh ó chleachtadh orm it's a habit of thought (also it's a habit of mind) meon atá i gceist leishe does it out of habit déanann sé é gan smaoineamhthey're back to their old habits tá siad ar ais ag a gcuid seanchleas, tá siad ar ais ar a seancheirdeating habits nósanna biareading habits nósanna léitheoireachta 2 noun addictiondúil fem2  c m uandúil fem2  c m u she kicked her drug habit d'éirigh sí as na drugaí he'd do anything to feed his habit dhéanfadh sé rud ar bith lena andúil a shásamhsmoking habit dúil sa tobac
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3 noun CLOTH, REL religious costumeaibíd fem2  c m u 4 noun CLOTH, SPOR equestrian costumefeisteas marcaíochta  c m uculaith mharcaíochta  c m u 5 noun CLOTH clothingfeisteas masc1  c m uéadach masc1  c m u
phrases

don't make a habit of it

ná déan arís éná déan nós dedon't make a habit of being late ná bí mall arís, ná cleacht bheith déanach

the habit of a lifetime

nós na mbliantagnás na gcianta

I'm not in the habit of ...

(also

I don't make a habit of ...

) 1 in apologyní gnách liom ...níl sé de nós agam ...ní nós liom ...ní minic liom ...I'm not in the habit of telling lies ní gnách liom bréaga a insint, ní minic a insím bréaga, níl sé d'fhaisean agam bréaga a insint 2 in disdainníl sé de nós agam ...ní gnách liom ...ní nós liom ...I don't make a habit of listening to rumour níl thugaimse aon aird ar chúlchaintwe're not in the habit of wasting money ní bhímid ag dul thart ag cur airgid amú

old habits die hard

proverb is deacair sean-nós a bhriseadhis doiligh an cleachtadh a bhaint as duine

why break the habit of a lifetime?

(also

why change the habit of a lifetime?

) cad chuige a n-athrófá anois?ná bris nós agus ná déan nós

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