New English-Irish Dictionary
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making

noundéanamh masc1  c m uthe making of programmes takes a long time tógann sé an-chuid ama cláir a dhéanamh, glacann sé go leor ama le cláir a chur le chéilepolicy making ceapadh polasaíwine making déanamh fíona
phrases

to have the makings of sth

(also

to have all the makings of sth

) he has the makings of a writer tá mianach scríbhneora ann, ábhar scríbhneora atá annit has all the makings of a big hit tá gach cosúlacht ar an scéal go mbeidh an-tóir air

in the making

the book was ten years in the making thóg sé deich mbliana an leabhar a chríochnúwe witnessed history in the making bhíomar i láthair ag ócáid a mbeadh trácht uirthi sa stair, bhíomar i láthair ag ócáid stairiúil

to be of your own making

the trouble is all of his own making é féin a tharraing an trioblóid sin ar fad air féin, is eisean ba chúis leis an trioblóid sin ar fadthe disaster wasn't of their own making ní hiadsan ba chúis leis an tubaiste, ní raibh aon neart acusan ar an tubaiste

to be the making of sb/sth

that job was the making of her ba é an post sin an rud ab fhearr a tharla riamh di, rinne an post sin bean di

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