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south

1. noun compass direction 2. noun GAMES in bridge3. adjective in, to or facing the south4. adverb in or to the south
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1 noun compass direction deisceart masc1she lives in the south of the county tá sí ina cónaí i ndeisceart an chontae, tá cónaí uirthi sa taobh ó dheas den chontae, cónaíonn sí sa taobh theas den chontaeshe comes from the south of Scotland is as deisceart na hAlban íwe turned towards the south chasamar i dtreo an deiscirt, chasamar ó dheasthe storm came from the south aneas a tháinig an stoirm, as an deisceart a tháinig an stoirmthe south wind an ghaoth aneasit's to the south of Derry tá sé taobh theas de Dhoire, tá sé taobh ó dheas de Dhoire, tá sé laisteas de Dhoirewhich way is south? cá bhfuil an deisceart?, cá bhfuil an bealach ó dheas? 2 noun GAMES in bridgedeisceart masc1
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3 adjective in, to or facing the souththeas  c m uó dheas  c m uthe south bank an bruach theas, an bruach ó dheason the south side of it an taobh theas de, an taobh ó dheas deon the south coast ar an gcósta theas, ar an gcósta ó dheasthe South Stand an tArdán TheasSouth Belfast Deisceart Bhéal FeirsteDublin South Baile Átha Cliath Theas 4 adverb in or to the southó dheas  c m uto go south dul ó dheasthey sailed due south sheol siad ó dheas díreachit lay 50 km south of us bhí sé 50 km ó dheas uainn, bhí sé 50 km laisteas dínnit's further south tá sé níos faide ó dheasthe house faces south tá aghaidh an tí ó dheas, tá an teach ag féachaint ó dheas
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down south

1 towards the southern part of a countryó dheasI went down south for Christmas chuaigh mé ó dheas i gcomhair na Nollag 2 in the southern part of a countryó dheassa deisceartwe'll stay down south for a day or two fanfaimid lá nó dhó sa deisceart

to go south

(US), informal dul ó rathdul in aimhréidhdul chun siobarnaídul bealach an gharraí

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