New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: work in · work off · work out · book on · lock on · look on · walk on · work to · work up · workbox
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work on

1 (v + adv) continue working INTRANSITIVEcoinnigh ort  c m ulean ort  c m uoibrigh leat  c m uwe'll work on until five leanfaimid orainn ag obair go dtí a cúig, coinneoimid orainn ag obair go dtí a cúig, oibreoimid linn go dtí a cúig 2 (v + prep) try to persuade (sb) TRANSITIVEmeall verb  c m ubheith ag tuineadh le VPbheith ag tláithínteacht le VPshe kept working on her parents until they gave her permission choinnigh sí uirthi ag tuineadh lena tuismitheoirí go dtí gur thug siad cead di
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3 (v + prep) continue with (project etc) TRANSITIVEoibrigh ar PhrV  c m ubheith ag obair aryou've worked on the project for ages tá tú ag obair ar an tionscadal le fada an lá 4 (v + prep) treat (sb) medically TRANSITIVEcóir leighis a chur ar dhuinethe doctors worked on him for a long time bhí na dochtúirí ag cur cóir leighis air ar feadh i bhfad → see work

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