New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: though · -fought · chough · drought · fought · hough · nought · ought · taught · through
  • EN > GA
  • GA > EN
thought is a grammatical form of: think »

thought

1. noun idea2. noun thinking3. noun consideration4. noun intention5. noun opinion6. noun ideas within a group, period etc
phrases
1 noun ideasmaoineamh masc1  c m ucuimhneamh masc1  c m ushe had the same thought rith an smaoineamh céanna léi, rith an rud céanna léihe expressed his thoughts chuir sé a chuid smaointe in iúl, nocht sé a thuairimítheir thoughts are on the championship is ar an gcraobh atá a n-intinn, is ag díriú ar an gcraobh atá siad my first thought an chéad rud a rith liom, an chéad rud ar smaoinigh mé airhe gathered his thoughts chuir sé a chuid smaointe i gceann a chéile, rinne sé a mhachnamh she could read his thoughts bhí sí ábalta a intinn a léamh, bhí a fhios aici céard a bhí ar a intinn a thought crossed my mind rith smaoineamh liom, tháinig smaoineamh chugam, tháinig sé trí mo cheann her thoughts turned to the holiday thosaigh sí ag smaoineamh ar an tsaoire, thosaigh sí ag cuimhneamh ar an tsaoire the thought of the race is worse than running it is measa smaoineamh ar an rás ná é a rith she can't bear the thought of walking home níl sí ábalta aghaidh a thabhairt ar shiúl abhaile the very thought of it! smaoineamh air, fiú amháin!; smaoineamh féin air! 2 noun thinkingsmaoineamh masc1  c m umachnamh masc1  c m ushe was in deep thought bhí sí báite ina cuid smaointe, bhí sí ag machnamh go domhain, bhí sí ag déanamh a marana
Show full entry 
3 noun considerationmachnamh masc1  c m uit calls for careful thought ní mór machnamh a dhéanamh air go cúramachthe book provoked thought chuir an leabhar daoine ag machnamh, bhí ábhar machnaimh sa leabhar after some thought (also after much thought) tar éis roinnt machnaimh a dhéanamh to give thought to sth (also to give sth thought) machnamh ar rud, machnamh a dhéanamh ar rud it needs thought (also it requires thought) ní mór machnamh air, ní mór smaoineamh air if I gave it proper thought dá smaoineoinn i gceart air, dá gcuimhneoinn i gceart air 4 noun intentionrún masc1  c m uwe had thoughts of building a new house bhí rún againn teach nua a thógáil, bhíomar ag brath teach nua a thógáil, bhí sé ar intinn againn teach nua a thógáil he has no thoughts of leaving níl lá rúin aige imeacht, níl sé ar intinn aige imeacht 5 noun opinionsmaoineamh masc1  c m utuairim fem2  c m ubarúil fem3  c m uif you have thoughts on the matter má tá aon tuairimí agat faoin ábharmy initial thought was to retire ba é an chéad smaoineamh a bhí agam ná éirí as, an chéad rud a rith liom éirí as any thoughts? (also does anyone have any thoughts?) aon tuairimí?, barúil ar bith?, aon smaointe? 6 noun ideas within a group, period etcsmaointeoireacht fem3  c m usmaointeachas masc1  c m upolitical thought smaointeoireacht pholaitiúil
phrases

to be in sb's thoughts

you're in our thoughts táimid ag smaoineamh ort, táimid ag cuimhneamh ort

it's the thought that counts

ba dheas an smaoineamh é

it's a thought

(also

that's a thought

) is fiú smaoineamh air

it's just a thought

níl ann ach smaoineamh

sb's kind thoughts

thank you for your kind thoughts go raibh maith agat as do dhea-ghuí, go raibh maith agat as do chneastacht

to not give sth a thought

(also

not give sth another thought

) she didn't give it another thought níor smaoinigh sí arís air, chuir sí as a ceann édon't give it another thought cuir as do cheann é, ná smaoinigh siar air

with no thought for sb/sth

(also

with little thought for sb/sth

, without any thought for sb/sth

) they resigned with no thought for their colleagues d'éirigh siad as gan smaoineamh ar a gcomhghleacaithe

Phrases and Examples in other entries