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voice

noun
verb
phrases
noun
1 noun sounds made by sb speaking glór masc1  c m uguth masc3  c m uhe has a deep voice tá glór domhain aigethere was irritation in her voice bhí fearg ina glórin a loud voice de ghlór ard, de ghuth ardto say sth in a low voice rud a rá os ísealshe called at the top of her voice ghlaoigh sí in ard a cinn in a calm tone of voice de ghlór ciúin to raise your voice do ghlór a ardú, do ghuth a ardú to lower your voice do ghlór a ísliú, do ghuth a ísliú we heard raised voices chualamar glórtha arda, chualamar glórtha feargacha 2 noun TELECOM verbal message glór masc1  c m uguth masc3  c m u
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3 noun of imagination guth masc3  c m uglór masc1  c m u to hear voices guthanna a chloisteáil, guthanna a chluinstin, glórtha a chloisteáil, glórtha a chluinstin 4 noun speech faculty guth masc3  c m uglór masc1  c m u to lose your voice do ghuth a chailleadh 5 noun MUS of singing guth masc3  c m u she has a good voice tá glór maith aici, tá guth maith aicihe's got a fine bass voice tá dordghuth breá aige 6 noun MUS singer amhránaí masc4  c m u 7 noun LIT of writer, narrator guth masc3  c m u 8 noun (fig) input, influence guth masc3  c m uglór masc1  c m u we would like to have a voice in the decision ba mhaith linn guth a bheith againn sa chinneadhvoice was granted to those who had no voice tugadh glór dóibh sin a bhí gan ghlór she has no voice in the matter níl guth ar bith aici sa scéal do I have a voice in this matter? an bhfuil cead cainte agam sa scéal seo?he remains an influential voice in the party tá tionchar mór ar ghnóthaí an pháirtí fós aigeI'd like to add my voice to this proposal ba mhaith liom tacú leis an moladh seo 9 noun opinion the voice of the people guth an phobail, guth na ndaoine to make your voice heard tú féin a chur in iúl a good way of ensuring you have your voice heard bealach maith lena chinntiú go n-éistfear le do bharúil 10 noun person, group with opinion his was the only voice of dissent eisean an t-aon duine amháin a labhair ina aghaidh, eisean an t-aon duine amháin a chuir ina éadan the voice of reason and experience guth an réasúin agus na taithí 11 noun PRESS newspaper, magazine the authentic voice of the West guth údarásach an Iarthair 12 noun LING verb form the active voice an fhaí ghníomhach the passive voice an fhaí chéasta
verb
13 verb objections, support etc TRANSITIVEcuir in iúl VPnocht verb  c m uléirigh verb  c m uto voice support for sth tacaíocht a chur in iúl do rudhe voiced objections to the proposal labhair sé in éadan an mholta 14 verb CINE, TV-RAD (of actor) words of character TRANSITIVEguthaigh verb  c m u
phrases

to give voice to sth

1 opinion to give voice to an opinion tuairim a chur in iúl 2 emotion, feeling to give voice to your dissatisfaction do mhíshásamh a chur in iúlto give voice to your anger d'fhearg a ligean amach, do racht a ligean

the supporters were in good voice

bhí an lucht tacaíochta ag canadh go bríomharbhí an lucht leanúna ag ceol go bríomhar

to keep your voice down

1 of discretion he kept his voice down labhair sé go híseal, labhair sé os íseal, labhair sé go beag 2 of not disturbing keep your voice down! ná bí ag caint chomh hard sin!

to like the sound of your own voice

(also

to love the sound of your own voice

) pejorative she likes to hear the sound of her own voice is maith léi bheith ag éisteacht lena glór féin, is binn léi fuaim a glóir féin

your voice breaks

1 due to male puberty his voice broke bhris a ghuth 2 due to emotion his voice broke with emotion tháinig tocht ina ghlór

with one voice

d'aon ghuthto demand sth with one voice rud a éileamh d'aon ghuth

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