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lifetime

1 noun lifespansaol masc1  c m uhe achieved fame in his lifetime bhí clú agus cáil air lena linnit'll last a lifetime mairfidh sé go deoshe spent a lifetime helping others chaith sí a saol ar fad ag cuidiú le daoine eilehe received a lifetime ban from driving cuireadh cosc air tiomáint ar feadh a shaoil, cuireadh cosc air tiomáint an chuid eile dá shaol 2 noun very long timesíoraíocht fem3  c m uit seems like a lifetime ago shílfeá gur i bhfad ó shin a tharla séit took him a lifetime to finish the article thóg sé an tsíoraíocht air an t-alt a chríochnú
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3 noun time sth exists or workssaolré fem4  c m u
phrases

the ... of a lifetime

it was the holiday of a lifetime ba í an tsaoire ab fhearr í dá raibh agam riamhit's the chance of a lifetime for me ní bheidh deis agam a leithéid a dhéanamh arís

once in a lifetime

eisceachtúilit was a once in a lifetime trip turas eisceachtúil a bhí ann, turas a bhí ann nach ndéanfá ach uair amháin i do shaol