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Focail chosúla: confined · confide · bonfire · concise · condone · confirm · confuse · convene · confidante · confidence
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  • GA > EN

confine

1. verb restrict or limit2. verb imprison3. verb MED to bed etc4. verb MED, VET fire, disease, etc
phrases
1 verb restrict or limit TRANSITIVEbheith teoranta dofishing is confined to this area is sa cheantar seo amháin atá cead iascaireachta, tá an iascaireacht teoranta don cheantar seo amháinthose traditions are strictly confined to the west coast baineann na nósanna sin leis an gcósta thiar amháinunemployment isn't confined to this region ní sa taobh seo tíre amháin atá dífhostaíochthe confined himself to teaching English níor mhúin sé ach Béarlashe confined herself to answering the first question níor bhac sí ach le freagra a thabhairt ar an gcéad cheist 2 verb imprison TRANSITIVEcoinnigh verb  c m ucoinnigh istigh  c m ucoinnigh faoi ghlasthe church was used to confine prisoners úsáideadh an séipéal le príosúnaigh a choinneáil istighto confine a bird in a cage éan a choinneáil in éanadánthey're confined to their homes tá siad sáinnithe ina gcuid tithe
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 verb MED to bed etc TRANSITIVEcoinnigh verb  c m uthe little girl was confined to hospital for a year coinníodh an cailín san ospidéal ar feadh bliana, b'éigean don chailín fanacht san ospidéal ar feadh blianahe's confined to bed níl sé ábalta éirí as an leaba 4 verb MED, VET fire, disease, etc TRANSITIVEcoinnigh verb  c m uthey managed to confine the fire to the bedroom d'éirigh leo an tine a choinneáil sa seomra leapa, d'éirigh leo gan ligean don tine spré ón seomra leapa
phrases

confined to barracks

1 MILgaibhnithe sa bheairic 2 humorous we're confined to barracks until the weather improves táimid sáinnithe sa teach go dtiocfaidh feabhas ar an aimsir

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