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money

1. noun what you earn, save, spend etc2. noun cash, currency3. noun wealth4. noun salary
phrases
1 noun what you earn, save, spend etcairgead masc1  c m uhis parents have a lot of money tá a lán airgid ag a thuismitheoirí, tá go leor airgid ag a thuismitheoiríher money is all gone tá a cuid airgid ar fad caiteI have no money níl aon airgead agam, níl pingin agamhe spent too much money chaith sé an iomarca airgid, chaith sé barraíocht airgidit cost serious money bhí airgead mór air, chosain sé go leor airgiddon't waste your money on it ná bí ag cur do chuid airgid amú airit's a waste of money airgead amú atá ann, níl ann ach diomailt airgid she got her money back fuair sí a cuid airgid ar aisa sum of money was found fuarthas suim airgidthey have no money coming in níl aon teacht isteach acushe gave me spending money thug sí airgead le caitheamh dom, thug sí airgead póca dompublic money airgead poiblí
modifierairgid gs as adj  c m uthey advise people on money matters cuireann siad comhairle ar dhaoine faoi chúrsaí airgidthey have money problems tá deacrachtaí airgid acu
2 noun cash, currencyairgead masc1  c m uput the money in the box cuir an t-airgead sa bhosca have you any money on you? an bhfuil aon airgead leat?, an bhfuil aon airgead agat?, an bhfuil aon airgead ar iompar agat?I only have English money níl agam ach airgead Sasanach, níl agam ach airgead Shasana
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3 noun wealthairgead masc1  c m uhe made his money at fishing rinne sé a chuid airgid ar an iascaireachthe's after her money is ina cuid airgid atá a spéis 4 noun salaryairgead masc1  c m u masc4  c m uthe money is good tá an t-airgead go maithshe's earning good money tá sí ag tuilleamh airgead maith, tá sí ag saothrú pingin mhaith, tá pá maith aici
phrases

for my money

i mo bharúil féini mo thuairim féinchomh fada agus a bhaineann sé liomsafor my money, it's a waste of time chomh fada agus a bhaineann sé liomsa, is am amú é

to get your money's worth

luach do chuid airgid a fháilthey got their money's worth there fuair siad luach a gcuid airgid ansin

to be in it for the money

he's only in it for the money ar mhaithe leis an airgead amháin atá sé ann, is é an t-airgead amháin atá á mhealladh

to be in the money

he's in the money this week tá neart airgid aige an tseachtain seo, tá a phócaí teann an tseachtain seo

to have money to burn

her parents have money to burn tá a tuismitheoirí lofa le hairgead, tá na múrtha airgid ag a muintir, tá fuílleach airgid ag a tuismitheoirí

to have more money than sense

they have more money than sense is mó a gcuid airgid ná a gciall

it's money well spent

is fiú gach pingin éis fiú go mór é

my money's on sb/sth

(also

the smart money's on sb/sth

) my money's on a drawn match déarfainnse gur comhscór a bheidh annmy money's on her chuirfinnse airgead uirthisethe smart money is on Cork táthar á thuar go mbuafaidh Corcaigh

money is burning a hole in sb's pocket

the money was burning a hole in my pocket bhí an t-airgead ag déanamh poill i mo phóca

money for old rope

airgead bogairgead éasca

money is no object

is cuma faoin gcostasif money were no object she'd quit murach cúrsaí airgid d'éireodh sí as, ach ab é cúrsaí airgid d'éireodh sí asmoney was no object for them ní raibh aon easpa airgid orthu, ní raibh ganntanas ar bith airgid orthu

money is the root of all evil

(also

the love of money is the root of all evil

) proverb is é an t-airgead bun agus barr gach oilcis é an t-airgead údar gach oilc

money talks

bíonn urraim don airgead

to be made of money

he's made of money tá sé lofa le hairgead, tá fuílleach airgid aige, tá sé ina shuí go te

to be on the money

(also

to be right on the money

) (US) they were on the money bhí an ceart ar fad acu

to pay good money for sth

airgead mór a íoc ar rudthey paid good money for the tickets d'íoc siad airgead mór ar na ticéid, thug siad pingin mhaith ar na ticéidtourists pay good money to come here íocann turasóirí airgead maith le teacht anseo

to put money on sth

1 betairgead a chur ar rudgeall a chur ar rud 2 (also

to put your money on sth

) expressing certaintyI'd put money on it that he won't come chuirfinn geall nach dtiocfaidh sé

to put your money where your mouth is

informal beart a dhéanamh de réir do bhriathaircur le d'fhocal

to spend money like water

airgead a chaitheamh go fánachhe spent money like water chaith sé a chuid airgid go fánach, thug sé gaoth dá chuid airgid

the best that money can buy

it's the best that money can buy níl a shárú le fáilthey have the best equipment that money can buy tá an trealamh is fearr dá bhfuil le fáil acu, tá an chuid is fearr den trealamh acu

you pays your money and you takes your chance

(also

you pays your money and you takes your choice

) informal caithfidh tú dul sa seans

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