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manage

verb
1 verb to succeed in doing sth TRANSITIVEshe managed to return in time d'éirigh léi filleadh in am, ráinigh léi filleadh in amI didn't manage to find one níor éirigh liom teacht ar cheann, sháraigh orm ceann a fháil'How many can you take?' 'I could manage three.' 'Cá mhéad is féidir leatsa a thógáil?' 'D'fhéadfainn triúr a thógáil.' 2 verb succeed in doing sth bad TRANSITIVEhe managed to lose his keys again cad a rinne sé ach a chuid eochracha a chailleadh arís, nár chaill sé a chuid eochracha arís!
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3 verb organise and control a business, organisation etc
TRANSITIVEbainistigh verb  c m ubainistíocht a dhéanamh arbheith i mbunthe programme is managed by the Department an Roinn a dhéanann bainistiú ar an gclár, tá an clár faoi bhainistiú na Roinnehow to manage a business an tslí le gnó a bhainistiúwhen she was managing the hotel nuair a bhí sise ina bainisteoir ar an teach ósta
INTRANSITIVEbainistigh verb  c m ubheith i mbun bainistíochtabheith mar bhainisteoirhe isn't qualified enough to manage níl sé cáilithe a dhóthain chun bheith mar bhainisteoir
4 verb organise and control a team of people TRANSITIVEbainistigh verb  c m ustiúir verb  c m uprotocols for managing staff prótacail maidir le foireann a bhainistiú 5 verb SPOR organise and control a sports team
TRANSITIVEbheith i do bhainisteoir arwho's managing Cork this year? cé atá ina bhainisteoir ar Chorcaigh i mbliana?
INTRANSITIVEbheith i do bhainisteoirhave you ever managed at intercounty level? an raibh tú riamh i do bhainisteoir ag leibhéal idirchontae?
6 verb cope successfully INTRANSITIVEan beart a dhéanamhcúis a dhéanamh  c m u'Do you need any help?' 'I think I'll manage.' 'An bhfuil aon chabhair uait?' 'Ceapaim go mbeidh mé i gceart.'can you manage with that? an bhfuil tú i gceart leis sin?we're managing fine without him táimid ag déanamh cúis bhreá gan é, táimid ag déanamh go breá gan écould you manage on less money? an ndéanfá cúis le níos lú airgid?, an ndéanfá an beart le níos lú airgid? 7 verb be able to eat or drink sth TRANSITIVEbheith in ann agbheith ábalta aghe managed a glass of water d'éirigh leis gloine uisce a ólI couldn't manage any more spuds ní fhéadfainn tuilleadh prátaí a ithe, ní bheinn in ann ag tuilleadh prátaí 8 verb deal with a difficult person or animal TRANSITIVEcúram a dhéanamh deféach i ndiaidhamharc i ndiaidhwe learned how to manage our cattle d'fhoghlaimíomar conas cúram a dhéanamh den eallach, d'fhoghlaimíomar an chaoi le féachaint i ndiaidh an eallaighsometimes his son is difficult to manage in amanna is deacair stiúir a choimeád ar a mhac, in amanna bíonn sé deacair déileáil lena mhac 9 verb deal with sth to keep it under control TRANSITIVEbainistigh verb  c m udéileáil le PhrV  c m ucoinnigh faoi smachtthe course helps people to manage their drinking cuidíonn an cúrsa le daoine déileáil lena gcuid óil, cuidíonn an cúrsa le daoine smacht a choinneáil ar a gcuid óil 10 verb MED treat diseases and patients TRANSITIVEbainistigh verb  c m udéileáil le PhrV  c m ucúram a dhéanamh deto manage a patient déileáil le hothar, aire a thabhairt d'otharto manage a disease galar a bhainistiú 11 verb control an area of land TRANSITIVEbainistigh verb  c m uthe woodland is being managed by a local trust tá an choillearnach á bainistiú ag iontaobhas áitiúil 12 verb control a supply of sth TRANSITIVEbainistigh verb  c m uyou need to manage your time better caithfidh tú do chuid ama a bhainistiú níos fearr 13 verb be available at a particular time TRANSITIVEcan you manage two o'clock? an mbeifeá ar fáil ar a dó a chlog?, an bhfeileann a dó a chlog duit? 14 verb be able to survive on an amount of sth INTRANSITIVEdéan le PhrV  c m utar le PhrV  c m uwe'll have to manage on my wages caithfimid déanamh le mo phása, caithfimid teacht le mo phása, beidh orainn teacht i dtír ar mo phása

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