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replace

1. verb in place of sth old, damaged, lost, etc2. verb by sth more modern, efficient3. verb take over sb's position4. verb feeling, mood, etc5. verb put sth back in its place 1 verb in place of sth old, damaged, lost, etc TRANSITIVEcuir in áitcuir in ionadcuir i leabaI replaced the broken tiles chuir mé tíleanna nua in áit na gceann a bhí bristewe'll replace it with a similar item for you tabharfaimid a leathcheann duit ina áitwe replaced our car fuaireamar carr nuashe replaced the money she'd taken chuir sí ar ais an t-airgead a bhí tógtha aici 2 verb by sth more modern, efficient TRANSITIVEtar in áittar in ionadtar i leabathe bus replaced the tram tháinig an bus in áit an tram
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3 verb take over sb's position TRANSITIVEtar in áittar in ionadtar i leabahe replaced his brother on the team tháinig sé in ionad a dhearthár ar an bhfoireann 4 verb feeling, mood, etc TRANSITIVEtar in áittar in ionaddespair has been replaced with hope scaip an dóchas an t-éadóchas, tháinig dóchas in áit an éadóchais 5 verb put sth back in its place TRANSITIVEcuir ar aisfág ar aisreplace the book on the shelf cuir an leabhar ar ais ar an tseilf

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