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ten

number
noun
adjective
pronoun
phrases
1 number in counting, telephone numbers, scorelines etca deich  c m unine, ten, eleven a naoi, a deich, a haon déagwhat number comes before ten? cén uimhir a thagann roimh a deich?number ten uimhir a deichto count in tens comhaireamh i ndeicheanna, cuntas i ndeicheannashe won ten nil bhuaigh sí a deich a náid 2 number MATH general use in mathematicsdeich  c m ua deich  c m u
► (in calculations)
a deich  c m uten and ten is twenty a deich agus a deich, sin fichetwenty minus ten makes ten fiche lúide a deich, sin a deichdivide the result by ten roinn an toradh ar a deichmultiply five by ten iolraigh a cúig faoi a deichten times four is forty a ceathair faoi a deich, sin daichead
► (in powers)
a deich  c m uto the power of ten i gcumhacht a deich
► (in percentages)
deich  c m uten per cent deich faoin gcéad
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3 number in time expressionsa deich  c m uit's ten o'clock tá sé a deich a chlogit starts at ten tosaíonn sé ar a deich, tosaíonn sé ag a deichit happened at ten in the morning tharla sé ar a deich ar maidin, tharla sé ag a deich ar maidintwenty to ten fiche chun a deich, fiche go dtí a deichquarter past ten ceathrú i ndiaidh a deich, ceathrú tar éis a deichat ten forty-five ag a deich daichead a cúig 4 number in calendar expressionsdeich  c m uin ten thirteen i ndeich a trí déagin the year ten sixty-two sa bhliain deich seasca a dó
noun
5 noun as a noundeich masc4  c m uthe ten is missing tá an deich ar lárhow many tens are there? cá mhéad deich atá ann?there's a full stop after the ten tá lánstad i ndiaidh an deichhe needs a double ten tá deich dúbailte ag teastáil uaidh 6 noun GAMES in cardsdeich masc4  c m uhe has two tens and a king tá dhá dheich agus rí aigethe ten of diamonds an deich muileata 7 noun FIN note, billdeich masc4  c m ugive me a ten and two fives tabhair deich agus dhá chúig dom 8 noun perfect scoredeich as deich NPlánmharcanna masc1  c m uI'd give this album a ten thabharfainn deich as deich don albam seo
adjective
9 adjective when counting thingsdeich  c m u
► (followed predominantly by singular noun in Irish)
ten days deich láten numbers deich n-uimhirit has ten parts tá deich gcuid annwe lost by ten points chailleamar le deich bpointethey answered ten questions d'fhreagair siad deich gceistten heavy boxes deich mbosca trom, deich mbosca thromathe ten red apples na deich n-úll dearg, na deich n-úll dheargaten busy months deich mí ghnóthach, deich mí ghnóthachathe ten cold nights na deich n-oíche fhuar, na deich n-oíche fhuarait cost ten or eleven dollars chosain sé deich nó aon déag de dhollair
► (with certain nouns in Irish which take a plural form after the number 10)
ten times deich n-uaireten busy weeks deich seachtaine gnóthachaten small ones deich gcinn bheagathe ten critical years na deich mbliana criticiúla
10 adjective when counting peopledeichniúr  c m udeich  c m uthere were ten women bhí deichniúr ban annwe have ten teachers tá deichniúr múinteoirí againn, tá deich múinteoir againnthe ten runners remaining an deichniúr reathaithe atá fágtha, na deich reathaí atá fágtha 11 adjective as ordinal numbera deich  c m upart ten of the course cuid a deich den chúrsaat the beginning of chapter ten ag tús chaibidil a deichcontestant number ten iomaitheoir uimhir a deichin year ten i mbliain a deichthis is day ten of the protest is é seo an deichiú lá den agóid 12 adjective in age expressionsdeich mbliana d'aoishe's ten years old tá sé deich mbliana d'aoisshe's ten tá sí a deichchildren under the age of ten páistí faoi bhun deich mbliana d'aois 13 adjective MEAS in measurementsdeich  c m uit's ten cm long tá sé deich cm ar fadit weighs ten kilograms tá deich gcileagram meáchain annten litres of fuel deich lítear breoslait's ten miles from here tá sé deich míle as seo 14 adjective MEAS, CLOTH in clothing sizes etca deich  c m usize ten shoes bróga de mhéid a deichshe's a size ten méid a deich a chaitheann sí, a deich a thógann sído you have them in size ten? an bhfuil siad agaibh i méid a deich?
pronoun
15 pronoun ten thingsdeich gcinn  c m udeichniúr  c m uI read ten of the stories léigh mé deich gcinn de na scéalta, léigh mé deichniúr de na scéaltaten of his horses are sick tá deich gcinn dá chuid capall tinn, tá deichniúr dá chuid capall tinnthat's ten of them sin deich gcinn acu, sin deichniúr acushe only wants ten níl ach deich gcinn uaithi, níl ach deichniúr de dhíth uirthigive me nine or ten more tabhair naoi gcinn nó deich gcinn eile dom, tabhair naoi nó deich gcinn eile dom, tabhair naonúr nó deichniúr eile dom 16 pronoun ten peopledeichniúr  c m uthere are ten of us tá deichniúr againn ann, tá deich gcloigne againn annhe met ten of the staff bhuail sé le deichniúr den fhoireannten of them are qualified tá deichniúr acu cáilithe, tá deichniúr díobh cáilitheonly ten turned up níor tháinig ach deichniúrI'll call ten or eleven more glaofaidh mé ar dheichniúr nó aon duine dhéag eilethe Irish ten came third tháinig deichniúr na hÉireann sa tríú háit
phrases

ten a penny

chomh fairsing le móinchomh fairsing le féar

ten out of ten

deich as deichlánmharcanna

ten to one

cuirfidh mé geallchomh dócha lena athrachten to one you'll change your mind cuirfidh mé geall go n-athróidh tú d'intinn

tens of ...

tens of thousands of people visit every year tagann na mílte duine ar cuairt gach bliain

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