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volunteer

noun
verb
phrases
noun
1 noun sb working without pay oibrí deonachsaorálaí masc4  c m uvolunteer staff foireann dheonach 2 noun sb who offers or is willingduine deonachdeonach  c m uthe company is looking for volunteers to take redundancy tá an comhlacht ag lorg daoine a bheadh sásta iomarcaíocht a ghlacadh
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3 noun in armed forces MILóglach masc1  c m uthe Irish Volunteers Óglaigh na hÉireann
verb
4 verb offer to do sth INTRANSITIVEtoiligh verb  c m udeonaigh verb  c m utairg verb  c m ushe volunteered to help out thairg sí a cúnamh, dúirt sí go dtabharfadh sí cuidiú 5 verb work without pay INTRANSITIVEobair a dhéanamh ar bhonn deonachobair a dhéanamh gan íocaíocht 6 verb do charitable work INTRANSITIVEobair dheonach a dhéanamhstudents can volunteer at a homeless shelter féadfaidh scoláirí obair dheonach a dhéanamh in ionad do dhaoine gan dídean 7 verb put sb else forward to do sth TRANSITIVEmy dad volunteered me to do the concert is é m'athair a dúirt go gceolfainn sa cheolchoirm, is é m'athair a thairg mo chuid seirbhísí don cheolchoirm 8 verb provide information etc TRANSITIVEtabhair verb  c m ucuir ar fáilroinn verb  c m uthe audience volunteered advice chuir an lucht féachana comhairle ar fáil 9 verb join armed forces INTRANSITIVEliostáil verb  c m uhe volunteered for the army liostáil sé san arm
phrases

to volunteer your services

cuidiú a thairiscintcabhair a thairiscintthe children volunteered their services to organise the raffle dúirt na leanaí go n-eagróidís an crannchur, thairg na leanaí an crannchur a eagrú