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motion

1. noun PHYS in physics2. noun action, gesture3. noun POL, BUS-ADM proposal4. noun PHYSIOL bowel movement5. verb make gesture6. verb make gesture to (sb)
phrases
1 noun PHYS in physicsgluaisne technical term femcircular motion gluaisne chiorclachthe laws of motion dlíthe na gluaisne 2 noun action, gesturegluaiseacht fem3  c m uhand motions oibriú na lámhhe made a motion with his head bhog sé a cheann
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3 noun POL, BUS-ADM proposalrún masc1  c m utairiscint technical term fem3  c m umotion of no confidence rún mímhuinínethe motion was passed ritheadh an rún 4 noun PHYSIOL bowel movementregular motions are important is den tábhacht é an phutóg a fholmhú go rialta 5 verb make gesture INTRANSITIVEcomharthaigh verb  c m ushe motioned for him to sit down chomharthaigh sí dó suí síos, rinne sí gothaí láimhe le go suífeadh sé síos 6 verb make gesture to (sb) TRANSITIVEtreoraigh le do lámhahe motioned her into the car threoraigh sé isteach sa charr í lena lámh
phrases

to go through the motions

rud a dhéanamh le leathchroíhe was only going through the motions ní raibh sé ach ag cur i gcéill

to go through the motions of doing sth

rud a dhéanamh go leathchroíoch

poetry in motion

as a hurler he was poetry in motion iománaí fíorealaíonta a bhí ann

to set the wheels in motion

she set the wheels in motion to bring the case to court chuaigh sí i mbun oibre chun an cás a thabhairt os comhair na cúirte

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