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trigger

1. verb cause to happen2. verb cause to behave3. verb provoke4. verb activate5. noun catalyst 6. noun of gun7. noun of machine, device
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1 verb cause to happen TRANSITIVEtionscain verb  c m uan aftershock could trigger another tsunami d'fhéadfadh iarchrith súnámaí eile a thionscnamhthe strike was triggered by the breakdown in talks cliseadh na gcomhráite ba chúis leis an stailcthe reaction was triggered by something she ate rud éigin a d'ith sí a spreag an frithghníomhú 2 verb cause to behave TRANSITIVEtabhair ar PhrV  c m ucuir faoi deara dothe bad publicity triggered them to reform the bill thug an drochphoiblíocht orthu an bille a leasú, chuir an drochphoiblíocht faoi deara dóibh an bille a leasú
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3 verb provoke TRANSITIVEspreag verb  c m udúisigh verb  c m usomething small could trigger the urge to smoke d'fhéadfadh rud fánach an fonn caite tobac a spreagadhit triggered feelings of revulsion in me chuir sé masmas orm, chuir sé déistin orm 4 verb activate TRANSITIVEdúisigh verb  c m ucuir ag dulcuir ar siúla staff member triggered the alarm dhúisigh ball foirne an t-aláram, chuir ball foirne an t-aláram ag dulthe lights are triggered by motion sensors cuireann braiteoirí gluaiseachta na soilse ar siúl 5 noun catalyst cúis fem2  c m usiocair fem5  c m uthe trigger was my mother's death bás mo mháthar an chúis a bhí leis, bás mo mháthar a spreag éa visit to his doctor was the trigger for changing his eating habits cuairt ar a dhochtúir a thug air a nósanna itheacháin a athrúinfection is the most common trigger of asthma attacks ionfhabhtuithe is mó a spreagann taomanna asma 6 noun of guntruicear masc1to pull the trigger an truicear a tharraingt 7 noun of machine, devicetruicear masc1trigger switch lasc thruicir
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quick on the trigger

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