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train

noun
verb
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noun
1 noun TRANSP mode of transporttraein fem5  c m uthey went to Galway by train chuaigh siad go Gaillimh ar an traeinto travel by train taisteal ar an traeinwe took the last train chuamar ar an traein dheireanach
modifiertraenach  c m utrain driver tiománaí traenachtrain journey turas traenachtrain timetable amchlár na dtraenacha
2 noun line, queuelíne fem4  c m uscuaine fem4  c m uslabhra masc4  c m ua train of men and boys scuaine fear agus buachaillí
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3 noun series of events etcsraith fem2  c m ua train of events sraith imeachtaíI'm trying to pick up the train of the argument tá mé ag iarraidh snáithe na hargóna a aimsiú it broke my train of thought bhris sé snáithe mo smaointe I lost my train of thought dhearmad mé an rud a raibh mé ag smaoineamh air 4 noun CLOTH trailing piece of dress etctriopall masc1  c m u bridal train triopall brídeoige 5 noun HIST retinuelucht coimhdeachta  c m u
verb
6 verb teach sb skills TRANSITIVEoil verb  c m utraenáil verb  c m uto train sb duine a oiliúint, oiliúint a chur ar dhuineI train people to use the new software oilim daoine chun na bogearraí nua a úsáidI was trained as a nurse oileadh mar bhanaltra méhe got trained up in various aspects of the job cuireadh oiliúint air i ngnéithe éagsúla den phost 7 verb learn skills INTRANSITIVEoiliúint a fháiltéigh faoi oiliúintI trained there oileadh ansin mé, fuair mé oiliúint ansin, chuaigh mé faoi oiliúint ansinhe was still training nuair a bhí sé fós faoi oiliúint, nuair a bhí sé á oiliúint go fóillshe trained to be a teacher fuair sí oiliúint mhúinteora, oileadh mar mhúinteoir í 8 verb improve ability through practice TRANSITIVEI trained my mind to think positively d'oil mé m'intinn chun smaoineamh go dearfach, thug mé ar m'intinn smaoineamh go dearfachI trained myself to control my anger mhúin mé dom féin conas smacht a choinneáil ar m'fhearg 9 verb HEALTH, SPOR prepare to compete in sports or to improve fitness
INTRANSITIVEtraenáil verb  c m uwe train on Wednesdays bíonn traenáil againn ar an gCéadaoinshe's training for a match tá sí ag traenáil le haghaidh cluiche
TRANSITIVEtraenáil verb  c m uoil verb  c m uhe trained the seniors thraenáil sé na sinsir
10 verb teach animal TRANSITIVEtraenáil verb  c m uoil verb  c m u 11 verb aim, direct TRANSITIVEdírigh verb  c m uhe trained his rifle on us dhírigh sé a raidhfil orainn 12 verb grow plant a particular way TRANSITIVEtreoraigh verb  c m u
phrases

in sb's train

thousands followed in his train tháinig na mílte ina dhiaidh, tháinig na mílte sna sála airhe arrived with 20 men in his train tháinig sé agus 20 fear in éineacht leis, tháinig sé agus buíon 20 fear ina chosamar

in the train of sth

de bharr rudade thoradh rudade dheasca rudathe changes which occur in the train of unemployment na hathruithe a tharlaíonn de thoradh na dífhostaíochta the famine brought huge emigration in its train tharla imirce ollmhór de dheasca an ghorta

in train

the investigation is in train tá an fiosrúchán ar bun, tá an fiosrúchán ar siúl, tá an fiosrúchán sa siúl

to set sth in train

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to put sth in train

) rud a thionscnamhtús a chur le rudrud a chur sa siúlthis set in train the review of the plan ba é seo a chuir tús le hathbhreithniú an phlean, ba é seo a thionscain athbhreithniú an phlean

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