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pardon

1. interjection asking sb to repeat sth2. noun forgiveness3. noun LAW official: for crime4. verb person, offence5. verb LAW officially: person for crime6. verb be justified
phrases
1 interjection asking sb to repeat sth'What do you want?' 'Pardon?' 'Céard atá uait?' 'Gabh mo leithscéal?', 'Cad é atá ort?' 'Cad é sin arís?', 'Céard a theastaíonn uait?' 'Faighim pardún?' 2 noun forgivenesspardún masc1  c m umaithiúnas masc1  c m u to ask sb's pardon for sth pardún a iarraidh ar dhuine as rud, maithiúnas a iarraidh ar dhuine i rudthere's no need to beg my pardon ní cuid mhaithiúnais dom é
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3 noun LAW official: for crimepardún masc1  c m uto grant sb a pardon pardún a thabhairt do dhuineto seek a pardon for your crimes pardún a lorg as do chuid coireannaa presidential pardon pardún ón uachtaránan absolute pardon dearbhphardún 4 verb person, offence TRANSITIVEpardon my curiosity maith dom m'fhiosrachtpardon the interruption but ... ní ag briseadh do scéil é ach ...; ní ag teacht romhat é ach ... if you'll pardon the expression mura miste leat mé á rá 5 verb LAW officially: person for crime TRANSITIVEpardún a thabhairt domaith verb  c m uhe was pardoned after an appeal tugadh pardún dó tar éis achomhairc 6 verb be justified TRANSITIVEyou could be pardoned for thinking so thuigfí duit smaoineamh air sin, mhaithfí duit dá smaoineofá air sin, ní thógfaí ort é dá gceapfá é sin
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I beg your pardon

1 in apologygabh mo leithscéalgabhaim pardún agatfaighim pardún leatmo phardúnmo leithscéalI beg your pardon, I didn't know gabh mo leithscéal, ní raibh a fhios agam; gabhaim pardún agat, ní raibh a fhios agam 2 asking sb to repeat sthgabh mo leithscéal?cad é sin a dúirt tú? 3 expressing anger, indignationgabh mo leithscéalI beg your pardon, that's mine! gabh mo leithscéal, is liomsa é sin!

pardon me

1 attracting sb's attentiongabh mo leithscéalpardon me, do you have the time? gabh mo leithscéal, an bhfuil an t-am agat? 2 apologisinggabh mo leithscéalgabhaim pardún agatfaighim pardún leatpardon me for getting it wrong gabh mo leithscéal as bheith mícheart, gabhaim pardún agat faoi bheith mícheart 3 asking sb to repeat sthgabh mo leithscéal?cad é sin a dúirt tú? 4 expressing anger, indignationgabh mo leithscéalpardon me, but he's a friend of mine gabh mo leithscéal ach is cara de mo chuidse é

pardon me for breathing

gabh mo leithscéal as labhairttá brón orm as labhairt

pardon my French

(also

pardon my Irish

) humorous maith dom an droch-chaintmura miste leat na mionnaí móra

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