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lookout

1 noun (also look-out) watchman
► (woman)
fairtheoir masc3bean faire
► (man)
fairtheoir masc3fear faireshe was on lookout duty bhí sí ar faire, ba ise an fairtheoir
2 noun (also look-out) vantage pointionad fairelookout tower túr faire
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3 noun future prospectit'd be a bad lookout for us if we depended on them b'fhánach orainn dá mbeimis ag brath orthusan, ní bheadh mórán i ndán dúinn dá mbeimis ag brath orthusan 4 noun (also look-out) responsibilitycúram masc1  c m ufreagracht fem3  c m uthat's your lookout sin é do chúramsa, ar do chrann féin atá sé sin, ort féin atá an fhreagracht sin, tú féin a chaithfidh breathnú ina dhiaidh sin
phrases

to be on the lookout

(also

to be on the look-out

) people are asked to be on the look-out for the dog iarrtar ar dhaoine súil a choinneáil amach don mhadra, iarrtar ar dhaoine bheith ag faire féachaint an bhfeicfidís an madra, iarrtar ar dhaoine súil a choinneáil in airde faoi choinne an mhadra

to keep a lookout

(also

to keep a look-out

) súil a choinneáilbheith ag fairebheith ar an airdeallkeep a look-out for suspicious vehicles coinnigh súil ar aon fheithicil a mbeadh amhras ort fúithi, bí ar an airdeall ar aon fheithicil amhrasach