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starter

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1 noun SPOR officialmaor tosaithe 2 noun SPOR sb starting in a race, eventtosaitheoir masc3  c m uonly 10 starters made it to the finish níor chríochnaigh ach 10 de na tosaitheoirí, níor chríochnaigh ach 10 díobh siúd a thosaighhe's a doubtful starter for tomorrow tá amhras an dtosóidh sé amárach
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3 noun SPOR, HORSE horse in a racetosaitheoir masc3  c m u 4 noun ED sb who starts a courseduine a thosaíonnof the seven starters on her course as an seachtar a thosaigh an cúrsa s'aicise 5 noun SPOR pitcher in baseballcaiteoir tosaigh 6 noun sb/sth starting outhe's a great starter of projects tá sé go hiontach ag bunú tionscadalI was a late starter at computers is go déanach a thosaigh mé ar na ríomhairí, bhí mé mall ag tosú ar na ríomhairí 7 noun introduction, icebreakerthe lesson begins with a starter tugtar blaiseadh den ábhar ag tús an cheachtait's a good conversation starter is bealach maith é chun comhrá a thosúthis camera would make a good starter bheadh an ceamara seo go maith le tosú amach
modifiertosaigh gs as adj  c m u
a starter set of garden tools foireann tosaigh d'uirlisí gairdín
8 noun sth/sb with chance of succeedingthe following Monday might be a starter b'fhéidir go n-oibreodh an Luan dár gcionninsiders would say she was never a starter déarfaidís siúd atá ar an eolas nach raibh seans riamh aicithe bridge was never a starter ní raibh dealramh leis an droichead in am ar bith 9 noun COOK first coursecéad chúrsacúrsa tosaighI had soup as a starter bhí anraith agam don chéad chúrsa 10 noun of engine, machinedúisire masc4  c m u 11 noun in quizan chéad cheist
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for starters

1 before anything else is donear dtúsi dtosach báirecut out the sweets for starters ar dtús éirigh as milseáin 2 in a series of pointsar an gcéad dul síosfor starters, a state isn't the same as a country ar an gcéad dul síos, ní hionann stát agus tíryou wouldn't get a day off, for starters ní bhfaighfeá lá saor, ar an gcéad dul síos 3 at a mealmar chéad chúrsaI'll have the prawn cocktail for starters beidh an manglam cloicheán agam mar chéad chúrsa

to be under starter's orders

bheith faoi réirbheith réidh le tosú