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Focail chosúla: expend · expanded · expanse · expound · errand · expand on · expanding · expandable · expense · expiate
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expand

1. verb BUS-ADM, ECON, IND grow, increase2. verb widen out3. verb stretch out or extend4. verb PHYS increase in size or volume5. verb MATH rewrite a mathematical expression etc 1 verb BUS-ADM, ECON, IND grow, increase
INTRANSITIVEméadaigh verb  c m ufás verb  c m uforbair verb  c m uthe business is expanding rapidly tá méadú tapa ag teacht ar an ngnó, tá an ghnólacht ag fás go tapa
TRANSITIVEméadaigh verb  c m ucuir le PhrV  c m uleath verb  c m uthey need to significantly expand their output ní mór dóibh a n-aschur a mhéadú go suntasach
2 verb widen out
INTRANSITIVEleath verb  c m uméadaigh verb  c m uhis influence expanded throughout the area leath a thionchar ar fud an cheantairthe towns and cities continue to expand tá na bailte móra agus na cathracha ag síormhéadúthe owners want to expand into other regions ba mhaith leis na húinéirí leathadh isteach i réigiúin eile
TRANSITIVEméadaigh verb  c m ufairsingigh verbcuir le PhrV  c m uto expand a building cur le foirgneamh, foirgneamh a fhairsingiú
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 verb stretch out or extend
INTRANSITIVEsín verb  c m usín amach  c m uits wings expanded to three metres in length bhí a chuid eiteog trí mhéadar ar fad agus iad sínte amach
TRANSITIVEsín verb  c m ushe expanded the table so six could sit around it shín sí an tábla ionas go dtiocfadh le seisear suí thart air
4 verb PHYS increase in size or volume
INTRANSITIVEforbair verb  c m uborr familiar verb  c m umetal expands when heated forbraíonn miotal nuair a théitear é
TRANSITIVEforbair verb  c m u
5 verb MATH rewrite a mathematical expression etc TRANSITIVEforbair verb  c m u