New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: snitch · stitch · twitch · witch · bewitch · twitchy · bitch · ditch · glitch · hitch
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switch

verb
noun
adjective
verb
1 verb change
TRANSITIVEathraigh verb  c m uthey switched sides chuaigh siad leis an taobh eileshe switched jobs fuair sí post eilehe switched banks d'athraigh sé le banc eile, bhog sé chuig banc eilethey switched the date of the game d'athraigh siad dáta an chluichehe switched the patient to insulin chuir sé an t-othar ar inslinshe switched the players around mhalartaigh sí na himreoirí le chéile, bhog sí na himreoirí thart
INTRANSITIVEathraigh verb  c m ushe switched to a diesel car d'athraigh sí chuig carr díosailhe switches between languages bíonn sé ag dul ó theanga go teangathey're switching back tá siad ag athrú ar ais
2 verb move from one place to another TRANSITIVEathraigh verb  c m uhe was switching sides bhí sé ag dul ó thaobh go taobhshe switched lanes chuaigh sí isteach i lána eileit switched direction chuaigh sé an treo eile
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3 verb swap places etc TRANSITIVEmalartaigh verb  c m uthe teams switched places mhalartaigh na foirne áit le chéileto switch places with sb áit a mhalartú le duine 4 verb move sth from one place to another TRANSITIVEbog verb  c m uathraigh verb  c m uaistrigh verb  c m uthey switched the courthouse to another site bhog siad teach na cúirte chuig láthair eile 5 verb replace sth with another TRANSITIVEathraigh verb  c m umalartaigh verb  c m uhe switched labels on the bottles d'athraigh sé na lipéid a bhí ar na buidéilshe switched glasses with me mhalartaigh sí a gloine le mo cheannsa 6 verb swap jobs etc with sb
TRANSITIVEmalartaigh le PhrV  c m uto switch jobs with sb post a mhalartú le duineshe switched places with him rinne sí áit a mhalartú leis
INTRANSITIVEmalartaigh verb  c m uwe switched mhalartaíomar le chéile, rinneamar áit a mhalartú le chéile
7 verb HORSE whip a horse TRANSITIVEfuipeáil verb  c m ulasc verb  c m ugabh d'fhuip ar
noun
8 noun changeathrú masc  c m uthey made the switch to oil d'athraigh siad chuig ola, chuaigh siad le holaa switch in emphasis athrú béime 9 noun change in place, positionathrú masc  c m ubogadh masc  c m uaistriú masc  c m u 10 noun when sth is replacedmalartú masc4  c m uathrú masc  c m uto make a switch athrú a dhéanamh 11 noun (of jobs etc) swapmalartú masc4  c m u 12 noun on/off devicelasc fem2  c m u to flick a switch (also to flip a switch) lasc a bhualadh to press a switch (also to hit a switch) lasc a bhrúhere are the switches for the main lights seo iad lasca na bpríomhshoilse 13 noun COMP part of programlasc fem2  c m u 14 noun COMP, TELECOM devicelasc fem2  c m u 15 noun thin flexible stickslat fem2  c m u 16 noun HORSE whipfuip fem2  c m ulasc fem2  c m u 17 noun (US) TRANSP railway line pointsladhróg fem2 18 noun (US) TRANSP railway sidingtaobhlach masc1  c m u
adjective
19 adjective COMP, TELECOM of device that sends dataswitched network líonra lasctha

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