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battle

1. noun MIL, HIST military encounter 2. noun violent clash3. noun LAW dispute4. noun struggle against problem or adversity5. noun SPOR sporting contest6. verb MIL fight (sb or sth)7. verb struggle against problem or adversity8. verb compete
phrases
1 noun MIL, HIST military encounter cath masc3  c m uthe Battle of Kinsale Cath Chionn tSáile 2 noun violent clashcath masc3  c m utroid fem3  c m u
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun LAW disputeachrann masc1  c m uconspóid fem2  c m ua legal battle over who owns the house conspóid dlí faoi úinéireacht an tí 4 noun struggle against problem or adversitystreachailt fem2  c m utroid fem3  c m ucath masc3  c m uthe battle against crime an cath in éadan na coireachtalife's a continual battle is fada an sracadh an saol, níl sa saol ach síorstrácáilhe had a long battle with illness bhí sé tinn ar feadh i bhfad, fuair sé tiaráil mhór ón tinneas 5 noun SPOR sporting contestcoimhlint fem2  c m ucomórtas masc1  c m uiomaíocht fem3  c m uthe battle for second place an choimhlint don dara háit 6 verb MIL fight (sb or sth)
TRANSITIVEtroid verb  c m uthey spent hours battling the blaze chaith siad tamall fada ag iarraidh an tine a cheansú, chaith siad tamall fada in éadan na tine
INTRANSITIVEtroid verb  c m uto battle against sb troid in éadan duineto battle for control troid le ceannas a fháil
7 verb struggle against problem or adversity
TRANSITIVEstreachail le PhrV  c m ubheith ag troid in éadanbheith ag coraíocht leto battle poverty streachailt in aghaidh na bochtaineachta, troid leis an anás
INTRANSITIVEstreachail verb  c m ubheith ag troidthe islanders battle with emigration bíonn na hoileánaigh ag coraíocht leis an imirceto battle for civil rights troid ar son cearta sibhialta
to battle against the odds snámh in aghaidh easa, fual a dhéanamh in aghaidh na gaoithe informal
8 verb compete INTRANSITIVEtroid verb  c m uto battle for supremacy bheith ag iarraidh an lámh in uachtar a fháil
phrases

to battle it out

the two teams battled it out bhí coimhlint fhada ghéar idir an dá fhoireann

battle of the sexes

coimhlint an dá chineálfir agus mná in éadan a chéilefir agus mná á fhéachaint le chéile

battle of wills

they're involved in a battle of wills with one another níl siad sásta orlach a ghéilleadh dá chéile, ní thabharfaidh ceachtar acu isteach don duine eile

battle of wits

sáraíochtthey're involved in a battle of wits with one another tá siad ag sárú ar a chéile, tá sé ina sháraíocht eatarthu

battle of words

cur agus cúiteamhsiúitesáraíocht

the battle lines are drawn

the battle lines are drawn for the election tá na sceana géaraithe don toghchán, tá faobhar ar na sceana don toghchán

half the battle

leath na hoibregetting a good start is half the battle tús maith leath na hoibre proverb , tosach maith leath na hoibre proverb

to do battle

1 fight, argue or competedul chun trodadul chun an chuibhrinn 2 MIL engage in combatcath a throidcath a chur

to be fighting a losing battle

we're fighting a losing battle ní thig linn an cath seo a bhaint, báire caillte é seo againn, táimid ag snámh in aghaidh easa

to lose the battle but win the war

an cath a chailleadh ach an cogadh a bhuachan

to fight your own battles

an fód a sheasamh duit féintroid ar do shon féin

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