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hurry

1. verb go, act very quickly2. verb make sb go/act quicker3. verb rush sb into sth4. verb take less time than normal5. noun rush
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1 verb go, act very quickly INTRANSITIVEdeifrigh verb  c m udeifir a dhéanamhbrostaigh verb  c m uI have to hurry caithfidh mé deifir a dhéanamh, caithfidh mé deifriú liom, caithfidh mé brostú ormhurry and put on your clothes déan deifir agus cuir ort do chuid éadaigh, brostaigh ort agus cuir ort do chuid éadaíshe hurried home dheifrigh sí abhaile, abhaile léi go beoshe came hurrying in tháinig sí isteach agus fuadar fúithi, isteach léi de rúid 2 verb make sb go/act quicker TRANSITIVEdeifrigh verb  c m ubrostaigh verb  c m uhe wasn't going to be hurried ní fhéadfaí é a bhrostú, ní bhainfeadh aon duine deifir asshe hurried the children home dheifrigh sí na páistí abhaile, chuir sí deifir abhaile leis na páistí
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3 verb rush sb into sth TRANSITIVEdeifrigh verb  c m uhe was hurried into hospital cuireadh isteach san ospidéal faoi dheifir éshe was hurried into making the decision cuireadh iallach uirthi cinneadh a dhéanamh faoi dheifir 4 verb take less time than normal
INTRANSITIVEdeifrigh verb  c m ushe hurried through the script chuaigh sí tríd an script faoi dheifir, rith sí tríd an scriptdon't hurry into selling the car ná bíodh an iomarca deifre ort an carr a dhíol
TRANSITIVEdéan faoi dheifirto hurry a report tuairisc a réiteach faoi dheifir, tuairisc a réiteach faoi dhriopásthey're hurrying the changes tá na hathruithe á ndéanamh faoi dheifir acu to hurry things along (also to hurry things) dlús a chur le rudaí, rudaí a bhrostú, rudaí a dheifriú
5 noun rushdeifir fem2  c m udeabhadh masc1fuadar masc1  c m udithneas masc1  c m ushe doesn't understand their hurry ní thuigeann sí cén deifir atá orthu, ní thuigeann sí cén fuadar atá fúthuhe escaped the hurry of the city d'éalaigh sé ó fhuadar na cathrach, d'éalaigh sé ó ruaille buaille na cathrachthe hurry to get home caused the accident an deifir abhaile ba chúis leis an timpistehe wrote the email in a hurry scríobh sé an ríomhphost faoi dheifirshe's in a desperate hurry tá deifir an domhain uirthi, tá deabhadh an tsaoil uirthiI need the money in a hurry tá an t-airgead ag teastáil go géar uaim, tá an t-airgead ag teastáil faoi dheifir uaimin my hurry I forgot the phone leis an deifir a bhí orm rinne mé dearmad ar an bhfón
phrases

hurry up!

déan deifir!brostaigh ort!

hurry up and ...!

déan deifir agus ...!brostaigh ort agus ...!hurry up and clean your room déan deifir agus glan do sheomra, brostaigh ort agus glan do sheomra

hurry up with ...!

déan deifir le ...!brostaigh ort le ...!hurry up with the tea! brostaigh ort leis an tae!, déan deifir leis an tae!

to be in no hurry

(also

to not be in any hurry

) 1 there's no rushwe're in no hurry níl aon deifir orainn, tá neart ama againn, níl aon deabhadh orainn 2 sb is dragging their heelshe's in no great hurry is beag deifir atá air, níl mórán deabhaidh air, ní mharóidh an deifir é

to be in no hurry to do sth

(also

to not be in a hurry to do sth

, to not be in any hurry to do sth

) 1 to be reluctantI wasn't in any hurry to return home ní raibh aon deifir abhaile orm 2 there's no rush she's in no hurry to buy a house beidh sí sách luath ag ceannach tí, níl aon chall deifre di ag ceannach tí

hurry up and wait

(US), informal fuadrach seal agus fadálach seal

to not do sth again in a hurry

(also

to not be doing sth again in a hurry

) he won't do it again in a hurry is fada arís go ndéanfaidh sé é, múinfidh sé sin ceacht dó, ní dhéanfaidh sé arís é gan cuimhneamh ceart air féin

there's no hurry

(also

no hurry

) níl aon deifir leistóg go réidh ébuail am airglac d'am

what's the hurry?

(also

where's the hurry?

, why the hurry?

) cén deifir atá ort?cá bhfuil do dheifir?cén fuadar atá fút?

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