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1 verb locate TRANSITIVEfaigh verb  c m utar ar PhrV  c m uaimsigh verb  c m uI finally found the car fuair mé an carr faoi dheireadh, tháinig mé ar an gcarr ar deireadh, d'aimsigh mé an carr sa deireadhno trace has been found of the missing aeroplane níl tásc ná tuairisc ar an eitleán atá ar iarraidhshe was nowhere to be found ní raibh iomrá ar bith uirthi, ní raibh tuairisc ar bith uirthiwe soon found him again ba ghearr gur thángamar air arísthe rules can be found by clicking on the link below is féidir teacht ar na rialacha ach cliceáil ar an nasc thíos 2 verb COMP locate using 'search' TRANSITIVEaimsigh verb  c m ufind ... and click on it aimsigh ... agus cliceáil air
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 verb get sth you need TRANSITIVEfaigh verb  c m utar ar PhrV  c m uaimsigh verb  c m uit's hard to find a good mechanic is deacair meicneoir maith a fháil, is doiligh teacht ar mheicneoir maithI failed to find work theip orm obair a fháildid you find the time to do that? ar éirigh leat an t-am a fháil chun é sin a dhéanamh?we could find room for another bed in here d'fhéadfaimis leaba eile a chur isteach anseohe's gone to find a ladder tá sé ar shiúl le dréimire a fháil, tá sé imithe ag cuardach dréimirefind me a pen faigh peann domcan you find me a seat please? an bhféadfá suíochán a fháil dom le do thoil?more information can be found at ... is féidir tuilleadh eolais a fháil ag ...; gheobhaidh tú tuilleadh eolais ag ... we must find ways to motivate the staff caithfimid teacht ar bhealaí leis an bhfoireann a spreagadh 4 verb discover a thing TRANSITIVEfaigh verb  c m utar ar PhrV  c m uI found a €100 note on the ground tháinig mé ar nóta €100 ar an talamh, fuair mé nóta €100 ar an talamh look what I found! féach cad a fuair mise!, féach cad atá faighte agamsa!the bodies were found thángthas ar na coirp 5 verb discover a situation TRANSITIVEfeic verb  c m ufaigh amach PhrV  c m uI found that I was wrong chonaic mé go raibh mé mícheart, d'aithin mé go raibh mé contráilteshe found she hadn't her purse with her fuair sí amach nach raibh a sparán léithey were surprised to find how easy it was chuir sé ionadh orthu cé chomh furasta agus a bhí sé she opened the door only to find Paul on the street d'oscail sí an doras agus cé a bhí roimpi ar an tsráid ach Pól 6 verb realise TRANSITIVEfeic verb  c m utabhair faoi deara VPyou'll find that I'm right feicfidh tú go bhfuil an ceart agamI find that children need good example feictear dom gur gá dea-shampla a thabhairt do pháistíshe looked at the clock and found it was time to go d'fhéach sí ar an gclog agus thug faoi deara go raibh sé in am aici imeachtI found that those things don't matter chonacthas dom gur chuma faoi na rudaí sin 7 verb establish by research etc TRANSITIVEfaigh amach  c m uthe researchers found that the water was clean fuair na taighdeoirí amach go raibh an t-uisce glanthis is what we found seo an rud a fuaireamar amachno evidence of this nature was found ní bhfuarthas fianaise ar bith den chineál seo, níor aimsíodh aon fhianaise mar seothe survey found that most children don't eat breakfast fuarthas amach sa suirbhé nach n-itheann formhór na leanaí bricfeasta 8 verb consider TRANSITIVEhow did you find him today? conas mar a bhí sé inniu, dar leat?how do you find the fish? an dtaitníonn an t-iasc leat?, an bhfuil an t-iasc ceart go leor?how did you find the exam? céard a cheap tú den scrúdú?, cén chaoi a ndeachaigh an scrúdú?she's finding life difficult tá sí ag streachailt leis an saol, tá an saol ag dul crua uirthiyou won't find it easy at the start ní go réidh a thiocfaidh sé leat i dtosach báire, ní bheidh sé éasca agat ag an túsI find that interesting sílim go bhfuil sé sin suimiúilyou'll find it useful, I believe beidh sé úsáideach agat, creidimI found it hard to do that bhí sé deacair orm é sin a dhéanamh, chuaigh sé crua orm é sin a dhéanamhI find it hard to believe that ... is deacair dom a chreidiúint go ... 9 verb LAW record verdict
TRANSITIVEfaigh verb  c m uthe accused was found guilty fuarthas an cúisí ciontachthe court found that it was so chinn an chúirt gurbh amhlaidh a bhí
INTRANSITIVEthe jury found for the defendant thug an giúiré breithiúnas i bhfabhar an chosantóra
10 verb encounter TRANSITIVEfaigh verb  c m utar ar PhrV  c m uyou can't find these values in other cultures níl teacht ar na luachanna seo i gcultúir eilecome to Sligo where you'll find a hearty welcome tar go Sligeach mar a gcuirfear fáilte is céad romhat 11 verb come to an understanding TRANSITIVEfinally he found his calling tháinig sé ar a ghairm sa deireadh we must find our way to achieving that ní mór dúinn bealach a fháil chun é sin a chur i gcrích will you ever find it in your heart to forgive him? (also will you ever find it in yourself to forgive him?) an mbeidh tú in ann maithiúnas a thabhairt dó choíche?, an bhfaighidh tú ionat féin go deo maithiúnas a thabhairt dó? 12 verb feel, experience TRANSITIVEthis is the only place where I can find peace seo an t-aon áit amháin a bhfuil suaimhneas le fáil agamshe found the courage to speak bhí sé de mhisneach aici labhairt, fuair sí uchtach labhairtthe play found favour with the audience thaitin an dráma leis an lucht féachanahe found God d'aimsigh sé Dia 13 verb reach TRANSITIVEbuail verb  c m uaimsigh verb  c m uhe failed to find the target theip air an sprioc a aimsiú
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14 noun COMP 'search' functioncuardach masc1  c m u 15 noun sth discoveredthese are rare finds is annamh a fhaightear a leithéidí seoAoife was a real lucky find bhí an t-ádh dearg orainn teacht ar Aoifethey made an interesting find tháinig siad ar rud spéisiúil
phrases

to find yourself...

discover yourself in a situationthat's how I found myself in the church sin mar a tharla mé a bheith sa séipéalif you find yourself in difficulties má bhíonn tú i bponc, má thagann sé crua ortI found myself behind the rest of the class bhí mé chun deiridh ar an gcuid eile den rangshe found herself getting annoyed with him bhí sí ag éirí míshásta leisoccasionally I find myself thinking that life's tough sílim in amanna go bhfuil an saol cruaafter some time she found herself pregnant tar éis tamaill bhí sí ag iomparI found myself discarded ba léir dom nach raibh mé ag teastáil

to find yourself

he went travelling to find himself chuaigh sé ag taisteal chun aithne a chur air féin

all found

gach rud san áireamh

to find sb/sth wanting

I found her a bit wanting chonacthas dom nach raibh sí chomh maith sinwhen put to the test, they were found wanting nuair a cuireadh féachaint orthu, fuarthas easnamhach iad; nuair a tháinig an crú ar an tairne, ní raibh siad sách maith

to find your feet

the work was difficult but she soon found her feet bhí an obair deacair ach ba ghearr gur tháinig sí isteach uirthi

to find your way

1 make your waydo bhealach a aimsiúdo bhealach a dhéanamh I was trying to find my way about the city bhí mé ag iarraidh mo bhealach a dhéanamh thart faoin gcathair I found my own way home rinne mé mo shlí féin abhaile 2 end up the letter found its way into the hands of the police fuair na gardaí greim ar an litirhow did that mistake find its way in there? cén chaoi ar shleamhnaigh an botún sin isteach ansin?he found his way into the meeting d'éirigh leis dul isteach chuig an gcruinniú

to find your voice

(also

to find your own voice

, to find a voice

) do ghuth féin a aimsiú

to leave sth as you found it

we left the house as we found it d'fhágamar an teach mar a fuaireamar romhainn é, d'fhágamar an teach mar a bhí sé romhainn

please find attached

please find attached a copy of the minutes i gceangal leis seo gheobhaidh tú cóip de na miontuairiscí

please find below

féach thíos

please find enclosed

please find enclosed a copy of the report gheobhaidh tú cóip den tuarascáil iniata, gheobhaidh tú cóip den tuarascáil faoi iamh

to speak as you find

she always speaks as she finds ní chuireann sí fiacail ann, insíonn sí an fhírinne lom i gcónaí

to take sb/sth as you find them

I take people as I find them glacaim le daoine mar atá siad

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