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subordinate

1 adjective lower in rankfo-sóisearach adj1  c m ua subordinate officer fo-oifigeachdid he work in a subordinate position to you? an raibh post níos sóisearaí aige ná a bhí agatsa?, an raibh sé ag obair fútsa?the army was subordinate to the emperor bhí an t-arm faoi smacht an impire 2 adjective not as importantwomen were seen as subordinate to men ceapadh go raibh na fir níos tábhachtaí ná na mná, measadh nach raibh mná chomh tábhachtach le fir
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3 noun lower-ranking personíochtarán masc1the boss didn't discuss it with his subordinates níor phléigh an bas é leis na daoine a bhí ag obair faoishe married a subordinate phós sí fear d'aicme níos ísle 4 verb treat as less important TRANSITIVEa bheag a dhéanamh decuir sa dara háitshe subordinated everything to her work chuir sí a cuid oibre roimh gach rud, thug sí tús áite dá cuid oibre ar gach rud, bhí a cuid oibre níos tábhachtaí ná aon rud eile aicithis rule subordinates the interests of poor countries déanann sé seo a bheag de leas tíortha bochta