New English-Irish Dictionary
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twenty

number
noun
adjective
pronoun
1 number in counting, scorelines etcfiche  c m unineteen, twenty, twenty-one a naoi déag, fiche, fiche a haonwhat number comes before twenty? cén uimhir a thagann roimh fhiche?number twenty uimhir ficheshe won twenty ten bhuaigh sí fiche a deich 2 number MATH general use in mathematicsfiche  c m utwenty and twenty is forty fiche agus fiche, sin daicheada hundred minus twenty makes eighty céad lúide fiche, sin ochtódivide the result by twenty roinn an toradh ar fhichemultiply five by twenty iolraigh a cúig faoi fhichetwenty times four is eighty fiche faoi a ceathair, sin ochtóto the power of twenty i gcumhacht fichetwenty per cent fiche faoin gcéad
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3 number in time expressionsfiche  c m uat twenty forty-five ag fiche daichead a cúig 4 number in calendar expressionsfiche  c m uin twenty thirteen i bhfiche a trí déagin the year twenty twenty-two sa bhliain fiche fiche a dó
noun
5 noun as a nounfiche masc5  c m uthe twenty is missing tá an fiche ar lárhow many twenties are there? cá mhéad fiche atá ann?there's a full stop after the twenty tá lánstad i ndiaidh an fichehe needs a double twenty tá fiche dúbailte ag teastáil uaidh 6 noun FIN note, billfiche masc5  c m uscór masc1  c m ugive me a fifty and two twenties tabhair caoga agus dhá fhiche dom
adjective
7 adjective when counting thingsfiche  c m u
► (followed by singular noun in Irish)
twenty days fiche látwenty times fiche uairwe lost by twenty points chailleamar le fiche pointetwenty heavy boxes fiche bosca tromthe twenty red apples an fiche úll deargtwenty busy weeks fiche seachtain ghnóthachit cost twenty or thirty dollars chosain sé fiche nó tríocha dollar
8 adjective when counting peoplefiche  c m uthere were twenty women bhí fiche bean annwe have twenty teachers tá fiche múinteoir againnthe twenty runners remaining an fiche reathaí atá fágtha 9 adjective as ordinal numberfiche  c m upart twenty of the course cuid fiche den chúrsaat the beginning of chapter twenty ag tús chaibidil fichecontestant number twenty iomaitheoir uimhir fichein year twenty san fhichiú bliainthis is day twenty of the protest is é seo an fichiú lá den agóid 10 adjective in age expressionsfiche bliain d'aoisscór bliain d'aoishe's twenty years old tá sé fiche bliain d'aois, tá sé scór bliain d'aoisshe's twenty tá sí fichepeople under the age of twenty daoine faoi bhun fiche bliain d'aois 11 adjective MEAS in measurementsfiche  c m uit's twenty cm long tá sé fiche cm ar fadit weighs twenty kilograms tá fiche cileagram meáchain anntwenty litres of fuel fiche lítear breoslait's twenty miles from here tá sé fiche míle as seo 12 adjective MEAS, CLOTH in clothing sizes etcfiche  c m uhe's a size twenty méid fiche a thógann sédo you have them in size twenty? an bhfuil siad agaibh i méid fiche?
pronoun
13 pronoun twenty thingsfiche ceann  c m ufiche  c m uscór  c m uI read twenty of the stories léigh mé fiche ceann de na scéalta, léigh mé fiche de na scéaltatwenty of his horses are sick tá fiche ceann dá chuid capall tinn, tá fiche dá chuid capall tinnthat's twenty of them sin fiche ceann acu, sin fiche acushe only wants twenty níl ach fiche ceann uaithi, níl ach fiche ag teastáil uaithigive me twenty or thirty more tabhair fiche nó tríocha ceann eile dom, tabhair fiche nó tríocha eile dom 14 pronoun twenty peoplefiche duine  c m ufiche  c m uscór  c m uthere are twenty of us tá fiche againn ann, tá fiche cloigeann againn annhe met twenty of the staff bhuail sé le fiche duine den fhoireann, bhuail sé le fiche den fhoireanntwenty of them are qualified tá fiche acu cáilithe, tá fiche duine díobh cáilitheonly twenty turned up níor tháinig ach fiche duine, níor tháinig ach ficheI'll call twenty or thirty more glaofaidh mé ar fhiche nó tríocha duine eile, glaofaidh mé ar fhiche nó tríocha eile

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