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such

1. determiner of the type mentioned2. determiner like, similar to3. determiner whatever is possible, available4. determiner so great5. pronoun similar things6. pronoun in way or of type fulfilling purpose7. adverb
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1 determiner of the type mentionedmar  c m ua leithéid  c m udá leithéid  c m umar sin  c m usuch a thing a leithéid de rud, an cineál sin ruda, an saghas sin ruda, rud dá shórt, rud mar sinno such place exists níl a leithéid d'áit annI'm not such a fool níl mé i m'amadán chomh mór sinmany such stories are heard cloistear go leor scéalta dá leithéid, cloistear go leor den chineál sin scéalta, cloistear go leor scéalta mar sinI didn't say any such thing ní dúirt mé a leithéid de rud, ní dúirt mé aon rud mar é, ní dúirt mé rud ar bith dá shórthe spent it on music or some such thing chaith sé ar cheol é nó rud éigin mar é, chaith sé ar cheol é nó rud éigin dá leithéidjust such a thing happened to me tharla rud díreach mar é domsa, tharla a leithéid sin go díreach domsawe'll do no such thing ní dhéanfaimid a leithéid de rud, ní dhéanfaimid aon rud dá leithéidthere's no such thing as a ghost níl a leithéid de rud ann agus taibhse 2 determiner like, similar to such as ar nós, amhail, cosúil le, mar, leithéidhe loves outdoor sports such as rock climbing is aoibhinn leis spóirt faoin aer amhail an ailleadóireacht, is aoibhinn leis an ailleadóireacht agus a mhacasamhail, is aoibhinn leis spóirt faoin aer mar an ailleadóireachtsuch a night as this a leithéid seo d'oíche, oíche mar seothere never was such a time as this ní raibh a leithéid seo d'am riamh ann, ní raibh a fhearacht seo d'am riamh ann
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3 determiner whatever is possible, availablehe ate such food as he could find d'ith sé an méid bia a bhí ann, d'ith sé pé bia a bhí sé in ann a fháilshe gave such help as she could thug sí pé cúnamh a d'fhéad sí, thug sí cibé cuidiú ab fhéidir léi a thabhairtuntil such time as you respond go dtí go dtabharfaidh tú freagra 4 determiner so greata leithéid  c m uchomh mór sinan oiread sinI've never seen such hypocrisy ní fhaca mé a leithéid d'fhimíneacht riamh, ní fhaca mé fimíneacht dá leithéid riamhthe noise was such that it deafened me bhí an torann chomh hard sin agus gur bhodhraigh sé mé, bhí an oiread sin torainn ann gur bhodhraigh sé mé 5 pronoun similar things and such agus a leithéid, agus rudaí den sórt sin, agus dá réir sinI spent the day cleaning and such chaith mé an lá ag glanadh agus a leithéid, chaith mé an lá ag glanadh agus mar sin de informal and such like agus a leithéidí sin, agus an saghas sin ruda, agus rudaí mar sinyou should hide jewellery and such like ba cheart duit seodra agus a leithéid sin a chur i bhfolach, ba cheart duit seodra agus rudaí mar sin a chur i bhfolach 6 pronoun in way or of type fulfilling purposethe instructions are such that you can easily follow them tá na treoracha sa chaoi gur féidir iad a leanúint go héasca, tá na treoracha sa dóigh gur féidir iad a leanúint go héasca, is amhlaidh atá na treoracha furasta a leanúintit's designed in such a way that it's simple to use tá sé deartha ar bhealach a fhágann é éasca le húsáid, tá sé deartha sa dóigh go bhfuil sé simplí úsáid a bhaint asit was laid out in such a manner that no one understood it bhí sé leagtha amach sa tslí nár thuig aon duine é 7 adverbsuch a long way from home chomh fada sin ó bhaile, thar a bheith fada ó bhaileI'm lucky to have such good friends tá an t-ádh orm cairde chomh maith sin a bheith agam, tá an t-ádh orm a leithéid sin de chairde maithe a bheith agamit's such a pity is mór an trua éit's such a pity he never returned is mór an trua nár fhill sé riamhI'm such a fool! is amadán amach is amach mé, tá mé i m'amadán iomlán, is amadán cruthanta méwe heard such a lot of music chualamar an oiread sin ceoil, chualamar an méid sin ceoilthis area has been developed to such a degree that there's no land left tá an oiread sin forbartha déanta sa cheantar seo nach bhfuil aon talamh fágtha, tá forbairt chomh mór sin déanta sa cheantar seo nach bhfuil aon talamh fágthathank you ever such a lot ! gabhaim buíochas ó chroí leatwe've got ever such a lot of films tá oiread sin scannán againn, tá raidhse scannán againn, tá an t-uafás scannán againn
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as such

1 per se, strictly speakingshe didn't have a plan as such ní raibh plean aici, dáiríre; ní raibh plean aici le fírinne'Do they have teeth?' 'Not as such.' 'An bhfuil fiacla acu?' 'Níl, go díreach.' 2 accordinglymar sindá réiramhlaidhdrugs are dangerous and should be addressed as such baineann contúirt le drugaí agus ba cheart caitheamh leo mar sin, tá drugaí dainséarach agus ba cheart caitheamh leo dá réir

such as it is

(also

such as they are

, such as it was

, such as they were

) she took off her shoes, such as they were bhain sí di a bróga dá shuaraí iad, bhain sí di a cuid bróg dá bhféadfá bróga a thabhairt orthushe gave me all her money, such as it was thug sí dom a raibh d'airgead aici, dá laghad é; thug sí dom a raibh d'airgead aici, beag is mar a bhí sé

such and such

(also

such-and-such

) such and such a date a leithéid seo de dháta, an dáta áirithe seo

such is life

sin an chaoisin an dóighsin an saolsin é an saol agat

there's no such thing as a free lunch

informal ní bhfaighidh tú dada ar dhadaní bhfaighidh tú a dhath in aisce

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