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prosecute

1 verb LAW of legal process
TRANSITIVEionchúisigh verbcúisigh verb  c m uan dlí a chur arthey were prosecuted for illegal dumping cúisíodh iad i ndumpáil mhídhleathach
INTRANSITIVEcás dlí a thabhairtshe decided not to prosecute shocraigh sí gan cás dlí a thabhairt
2 verb LAW carry out legal action TRANSITIVEthey prosecuted 17 cases thug siad 17 gcás os comhair na cúirte 3 verb pursue (war, project etc) TRANSITIVEthey prosecuted the war over 10 years lean siad den chogadh ar feadh 10 mblianathey prosecuted an attack rinne siad ionsaí