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war

1. noun MIL period of armed conflict2. noun fight to eradicate sth 3. noun COMM competition between rival companies4. noun conflict, tension
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1 noun MIL period of armed conflictcogadh masc1  c m ubefore the war roimh an gcogadh to be at war bheith i mbun cogaidh, bheith i mbun cogaíochta, bheith ag troidEurope was at war bhí sé ina chogadh san Eoraip, bhí cogadh ar siúl san EoraipGermany and France were at war bhí sé ina chogadh idir an Ghearmáin agus an Fhraincif they go to war innocent people will get killed má théann siad chun cogaidh marófar daoine neamhurchóideachathe country is in a state of war for ten years tá sé ina chogadh sa tír le deich mbliana the horrors of war uafáis an chogaidh, uafáis na cogaíochta there's a war on tá cogadh ar siúl, tá sé ina chogadhthe Gulf War Cogadh na Murascaillethey were at war with Spain over fishing rights bhí siad ag troid leis an Spáinn mar gheall ar chearta iascaireachtathe war against fascism an cogadh in aghaidh an fhaisisteachais, an cogadh in éadan an fhaisisteachais, an cogadh i gcoinne an fhaisisteachaisguerrilla war treallchogaíocht
modifiercogaidh gs as adj  c m uwar plans pleananna cogaidh
2 noun fight to eradicate sth cogadh masc1  c m ufeachtas masc1  c m uthe war against drugs an cogadh in aghaidh drugaíthey said they'd wage war on poverty dúirt siad go bhfearfaidís cogadh ar an mbochtaineacht, d'fhógair siad cogadh ar an mbochtaineacht
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3 noun COMM competition between rival companiescoimhlint ghéar  c m uthere's a war for IT skills tá coimhlint ghéar ann le teacht ar dhaoine le scileanna IT, tá an-ghlaoch ar dhaoine le scileanna IT 4 noun conflict, tensioncoimhlint fem2  c m uachrann masc1  c m ucogadh masc1  c m ugang war achrann idir dhrongathe class war an choimhlint aicmeach, an choimhlint idir na haicmí
phrases

to be at war with sb/sth

bheith i gcoimhlint le duine/rudbheith ag troid le duine/rud

to be in the wars

you've been in the wars tá rian an chogaidh ortsa

between the wars

idir an dá chogadh

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