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card

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noun
1 noun thick stiff papercárta masc4  c m ucairtpháipéar masc1  c m u 2 noun also GAMES, FIN for birthday, table game, bankcárta masc4  c m upayment card cárta íocaíochtaplaying cards cártaí imearthacard game cluiche cártaí
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun postcardcárta poist  c m u 4 noun business cardcárta gnó  c m u 5 noun small piece of plastic or card containing info, ID etccárta masc4  c m u 6 noun COMP device with circuits for computer, phone etc cárta masc4  c m u 7 noun HORSE list of racescárta masc4  c m uclár rásaí 8 noun SOCC, RUGBY for disciplining playercárta masc4  c m u 9 noun TEXT for carding wool or cottoncarda masc4  c m u 10 noun informal amusing personhe's a right card is boc ceart é, is diabhlaí an ceann é, is diail an fear seoigh é, cása de dhuine é
verb
11 verb SOCC, RUGBY discipline player TRANSITIVEcárta a thabhairt dohe was carded tugadh cárta dó 12 verb GOLF get score in golf TRANSITIVEscóráil verb  c m uI carded a 73 scóráil mé 73 13 verb TEXT prepare wool or cotton TRANSITIVEcardáil verb  c m uto card wool olann a chardáil
phrases

on the cards

(also

in the cards

US) ar na bacáina strike is on the cards tá stailc ar na bacáin, tharlódh go mbeadh stailc ann

sb's best/strongest/winning card

experience is their strongest card taithí an mámh is fearr atá acu

the cards are stacked against sb

the cards are stacked against him tá sé ag snámh in aghaidh easa

the cards are stacked in sb's favour

the cards are stacked in her favour tá na máite uile aici

to get/be given your cards

bata agus bóthar a fháil

to have a card up your sleeve

cleas a choimeád siarmámh mór a bheith ceilte agat

to have/hold all the cards

na máite ar fad a bheith agat

to lay/put your cards on the table

rud a rá go neamhbhalbhrud a rá amach díreachshe laid her cards on the table níor chuir sí fiacail ann, ní dheachaigh sí ar chúl scéithe leis, ní dheachaigh sí anonn ná anall leis, ní raibh aon siar ná aniar aici leis

to play a card

cárta a imirt

to play/keep/hold your cards close to your chest

rún a choimeád agat féinhe held his cards close to his chest níor lig sé fios a rúin le haon duine

to play the race/gender/immigration card

pejorative he played the race card tharraing sé cúrsaí cine chuige féin, d'imir sé cúig an chiníochaisshe'll play the gender card when it suits her tiocfaidh sí i dtír ar chúrsaí inscne nuair a fheileann sé di, bainfidh sí leas as cúrsaí inscne nuair a fhóireann sé di

to play your cards right

do bhearta a imirt mar is cóirdo chuid cártaí a imirt go maith

to play your cards well/badly/wisely

she played her cards badly d'imir sí go dona, chlis sí san imirt

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