New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: repair to · cater to · keep to · refer · referee · referent · referral · rise to · see to · refer back to
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refer to

1 (v + prep) mention sb or sth TRANSITIVEtagairt a dhéanamh do VPtagair do PhrV  c m uluaigh verb  c m utrácht a dhéanamh ar VPwhy did he refer to me? cén fáth a ndearna sé tagairt domsa?, cén fáth ar thagair sé domsa?, cén fáth ar luaigh sé mise?this is the book that she referred to seo é an leabhar ar thagair sí dó 2 (v + prep) describe TRANSITIVEtagair do PhrV  c m uhardware refers to objects connected to a computer is éard is crua-earraí ann ná rudaí a bhíonn ceangailte le ríomhaire
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3 (v + prep) describe sb or sth by name TRANSITIVEtagair do PhrV  c m uthey're referred to by another name tugtar ainm eile orthushe referred to him as the ringleader dúirt sí gurbh eisean a bhí i gceannas orthuthey're commonly referred to as animals tugtar ainmhithe orthu go coitianta, is gnách go nglaoitear ainmhithe orthu hereafter referred to as... (also hereinafter referred to as...) dá ngairtear... anseo feasta 4 (v + prep) look at sth for information TRANSITIVEféach verb  c m uféach ar PhrV  c m uceadaigh verb  c m uscrúdaigh verb  c m uyou should refer to Appendix 1 ba cheart duit féachaint ar Aguisín 1please refer to the guidelines breathnaigh ar na treoirlínte, más é do thoil é → see refer

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