New English-Irish Dictionary
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object

1. noun thing2. noun goal, purpose3. noun focus4. noun PHIL as distinct from self5. noun LING of verb6. noun COMP attributes and behaviours7. verb disagree
phrases
1 noun thingrud masc3  c m uréad masc3  c m ueveryday objects rudaí coitianta 2 noun goal, purposecuspóir masc3  c m uaidhm fem2  c m uthe object of the meeting an aidhm atá leis an gcruinniúI went there with the object of buying a house chuaigh mé ann chun teach a cheannach, chuaigh mé ann le teach a cheannach, chuaigh mé ann ar mhaithe le teach a cheannach, chuaigh mé ann d'fhonn a cheannach
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3 noun focusábhar masc1  c m uúdar masc1  c m uan object of research ábhar taighdean object of pity díol truaan object of derision ceap magaidhher sole object was to get out of the rain ní raibh ar a hintinn ach éalú ón mbáisteach 4 noun PHIL as distinct from selfréad masc3  c m urud masc3  c m uoibiacht fem  c m u 5 noun LING of verbcuspóir masc3  c m u 6 noun COMP attributes and behavioursoibiacht fem  c m u 7 verb disagree INTRANSITIVEcuir i gcoinnecuir in éadancuir in aghaidhshe objected to animals being killed chuir sí i gcoinne marú ainmhithe, níor aontaigh sí le marú ainmhithewe don't object to criticism glacaimid le cáineadh, níl aon locht againn ar cháineadhdo you object to me smoking? an miste leat má chaithim?I hope you won't object if I give my own opinion tá súil agam nach mbeidh tú míshásta má thugaim mo bharúil féin
phrases

object of virtu

(also

article of virtu

) séadseoid

to be no object

money is no object is cuma faoi airgead, ní bac ar bith é airgead

the object of the exercise

údaraidhmthe whole object of the exercise was to earn money airgead a shaothrú ba bhun leis ar fad, saothrú airgid bun agus barr an ruda ar fad

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