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score

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noun
1 noun number of points you get in gamescór masc1  c m uthat was a great score by the full-forward sin scór iontach a fuair an lántosaí they levelled the score tháinig siad ar comhscór, chothromaigh siad an scór the latest score an scór is deireanaí the final score an scór deireanach 2 noun marks in examscór masc1  c m umarc masc1  c m ushe got a high score in the test fuair sí marc ard sa scrúdú
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3 noun informal of buying illegal drugsscóráil  c m u 4 noun mark cut in surfacescór masc1  c m uscríob fem  c m u 5 noun MUS piece of musicscór masc1  c m uthe original score an bunscórfilm score scór scannáin, ceol scannáin 6 noun facts of situationshe knows the score tá fios fátha an scéil go maith aici, tuigeann sí féin an scéal, tuigeann sí féin an chraic 7 noun aspect of situationthere's nothing to worry about on that score ní gá dúinn bheith róbhuartha faoi sin, ní gá mórán imní a bheith orainn ar an mbonn sin 8 noun twentyscór masc1  c m u three score and ten years deich mbliana agus trí scórhe had offers by the score fuair sé carn tairiscintí, fuair sé tairiscintí as éadan
verb
9 verb get a point in game
TRANSITIVEscóráil verb  c m uaimsigh verb  c m uhe scored all three tries d'aimsigh sé na trí údshe scored the first goal scóráil sí an chéad chúlthey scored 80 out of a 100 in the table quiz fuair siad 80 as 100 sa tráth na gceist boird
INTRANSITIVEscóráil verb  c m uthey can't score níl siad ábalta scóráil
10 verb achieve mark etc
TRANSITIVEbain amach  c m ufaigh verb  c m uthe student who scores the highest marks an mac léinn a gheobhaidh na marcanna is fearr, an mac léinn a bhainfidh na torthaí is fearr amachthey scored 20% in the general election fuair siad 20% den vóta san olltoghchán
INTRANSITIVEoffers were made to those scoring most highly rinneadh tairiscintí dóibh siúd ab airde scór, rinneadh tairiscintí dóibh siúd ab fhearr a chruthaighhe scored well d'éirigh go maith leis
11 verb be worth number of points TRANSITIVEa goal scores three points in hurling is ionann cúl agus trí chúilín san iomáint 12 verb judge sb/sth and award points TRANSITIVEmeasúnaigh verb  c m umarcáil verb  c m umeasúnú a dhéanamh arthe students were scored for their grammar rinneadh na mic léinn a mheasúnú ar a gcuid gramadaí 13 verb record scores in game INTRANSITIVEan scór a choinneáil 14 verb succeed INTRANSITIVEwhere the film really scores is the acting is san aisteoireacht is fearr a éiríonn leis an scannán, is í an aisteoireacht buaic an scannáin 15 verb achieve TRANSITIVEhe scored a surprise victory in the race fuair sé bua gan choinne sa rás, d'éirigh leis an rás a bhuachan gan choinne 16 verb informal buy illegal drugs TRANSITIVE & INTRANSITIVEscóráil verb  c m u 17 verb informal have sex with TRANSITIVEscóráil verb  c m u 18 verb mark surface of sth with knife TRANSITIVEscríob verb  c m udon't score it! ná scríob é!someone had scored their initials on the cover bhí duine éigin tar éis a n-inisealacha a scríobadh ar an gclúdach 19 verb MUS, CINE, THEAT compose music for TRANSITIVEcum do PhrVthe piece was scored for piano cumadh an píosa don phianóthe music for the film was scored by Seán Ó Riada is é Seán Ó Riada a chum an ceol don scannán
phrases

to even the score

she finally evened the score with him d'imir sí díoltas air faoi dheireadh, fuair sí a cuid féin ar ais air sa deireadh

to keep score

1 keep record of scoresan scór a choinneáil 2 count how often sth happensshe's keeping score of all the phone calls tá líon na nglaonna gutháin á gcomhaireamh aici, tá sí ag coinneáil súil ar líon na nglaonna gutháin

to score points

bheith ag tochras ar do cheirtlín féinthey're trying to score points off each other tá siad ag iarraidh buntáiste a fháil ar a chéile, tá siad ag iarraidh barr a bhaint dá chéile

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