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seat

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noun
1 noun FURN surface or furniture for sittingsuíochán masc1  c m uis that seat free? an bhfuil an suíochán sin saor?we asked for window seats d'iarramar suíocháin cois fuinneoige take a seat suigh síos, bí i do shuí, buail fútshe resumed her seat shuigh sí síos arísgarden seat suíochán gairdín
modifiersuíocháin  c m u
seat cover clúdach suíocháin
2 noun part of chair, toilet etc for sittingsuíochán masc1  c m utóin fem3  c m uthis chair has a padded seat tá suíochán bog ar an gcathaoir seotoilet seat suíochán leithris
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3 noun AUTO place for sitting in vehiclesuíochán masc1  c m urear-facing baby seat suíochán linbhthe driver's seat suíochán an tiománaífront seat suíochán tosaighreclining seat suíochán insínteI have a seat reservation tá suíochán curtha in áirithe agam 4 noun place in theatre, cinema etcsuíochán masc1  c m uwe took our seats shuíomar síos, chuamar go dtí ár suíocháin to return to your seat dul ar ais go dtí do shuíochán, filleadh ar do shuíochánfront-row seats suíocháin sa chéad líne 5 noun part of garmenttóin fem3  c m uthe seat of his trousers was torn bhí tóin a bhríste stróictheshe gave him a kick in the seat of the pants thug sí cic sa tóin dó 6 noun position of ridersuí masc4  c m uhe lost his seat cuireadh as an diallait é 7 noun POL place in parliament, council etcsuíochán masc1  c m uthey won five seats in the last election bhuaigh siad cúig shuíochán sa toghchán deiridhDáil seat suíochán Dálacounty council seat suíochán comhairle contae, suíochán ar an gcomhairle contae 8 noun country estateeastát masc1  c m u 9 noun centre or HQceanncheathrú fem5  c m uceannáras masc1  c m uthe Parliament has its seat in Strasbourg is i Strasbourg atá ceanncheathrú na ParlaiminteBangor was a renowned seat of learning b'áit mhór léinn Beanncharthe seat of power lárionad na cumhachta, croílár na cumhachta 10 noun PSYCH locus of emotion etcforas masc1  c m uthe brain is the seat of the personality is í an inchinn foras na pearsantachta 11 noun ENG surface on which component restssuí masc4  c m uvalve seat suí comhla
verb
12 verb find sitting place for (sb) TRANSITIVEcuir ina shuíwe need to seat the family at the front ní mór dúinn an teaghlach a chur ina suí chun tosaigh, caithfimid suíocháin chun tosaigh a thabhairt don teaghlachshe was seated next to me cuireadh ina suí taobh liom í, cuireadh sa suíochán le m'ais í 13 verb be able to accommodate (number) TRANSITIVEthe theatre seats 250 tá suíocháin do 250 duine san amharclannthe kitchen table seats 8 tá áit suí d'ochtar ag bord na cistine, is féidir ochtar a chur ag suí ag bord na cistine 14 verb sit down TRANSITIVEshe seated herself by the window shuigh sí ag an bhfuinneog, bhuail sí fúithi ag an bhfuinneog 15 verb ENG fit (sth) into position TRANSITIVEsuigh verb  c m u
phrases

by the seat of your pants

as do stuaim féinas barr do chinnas maoil do chonláin

seat of the pants

seat of the pants teaching múinteoireacht gan aon ullmhúchán, múinteoireacht as cosa i dtacaseat of the pants planning pleanáil ar ala na huaire

to keep the seat warm for sb

informal seasamh in áit duineáit duine a ghlacadh sealan suíochán a choinneáil te do dhuine

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