New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: fork out · pork out · workout · worm out · bark out · bore out · cook out · jerk out · lock out · look out
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work out

1 (v + adv) exercise INTRANSITIVEdreas traenála a dhéanamhaclaíocht a dhéanamhhe loves working out at the gym is aoibhinn leis dreas traenála a dhéanamh sa spórtlann 2 (v + adv) go well INTRANSITIVEoibrigh verb  c m uthe plan is not working out for me níl an plean ag oibriú amach domthe trip worked out perfectly d'éirigh thar cionn leis an turas
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3 (v + adv) come to, add up to INTRANSITIVEthe cost works out at fifty euro caoga euro an costas iomlánthe boat works out cheaper than the plane tá an bád níos saoire ná an t-eitleán 4 (v + adv) calculate TRANSITIVEoibrigh amach  c m udéan amach  c m uI've worked out the answer tá an freagra oibrithe amach agam 5 (v + adv) devise TRANSITIVEoibrigh amach  c m udéan amach  c m uwork out a plan oibrigh amach plean, déan amach plean 6 (v + adv) fathom, find solution to TRANSITIVEoibrigh amach PhrV  c m uréitigh verb  c m uyou'll have to work this one out for yourself! caithfidh tú é seo a oibriú amach duit féin!, caithfidh tú é seo a réiteach thú féin!I can't work that man out ní féidir liom meabhair ar bith a bhaint as an bhfear sin, téann sé díom an fear sin a thuiscintshe can't work out why I love this song ní thuigeann sí cén fáth a dtaitníonn an t-amhrán sin liomsa, cinneann sé uirthi a dhéanamh amach cén fáth a dtaitníonn an t-amhrán sin liomsaI haven't worked out whether the road or the sea is the safest níl sé déanta amach agam fós cé acu is sábháilte an bóthar nó an fharraige 7 (v + adv) serve out (notice etc) TRANSITIVEcuir isteach PhrV  c m uoibrigh verb  c m uhe worked out his three months' notice d'oibrigh sé a thréimhse fógra trí mhí, chuir sé isteach na trí mhí d'fhógra 8 (v + adv) exhaust (resource) TRANSITIVEídigh verb  c m uall the coal has been worked out tá an gual go léir ídithe, tá an gual uilig bainte → see work

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