New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: on behalf of · behalf · unheard of
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behalf

on behalf of

1 (also US in behalf of) preposition instead of or as representative of (sb)thar ceannin ainmon behalf of the whole team thar ceann na foirne go léirPaul went on my behalf chuaigh Pól thar mo cheannsa 2 preposition in order to help (sb)ar son  c m uar mhaithe le  c m uto speak up on behalf of sb labhairt amach ar son duinetheir work on behalf of children a gcuid oibre ar mhaithe le páistí 3 preposition on (sb's) accountmar gheall arI feel very happy on their behalf tá an-lúcháir orm mar gheall orthu