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gear

noun
verb
phrases
noun
1 noun AUTO, CYCL, ENG in car, on bicycle etcgiar masc1it has 24 gears tá 24 giar airto grind the gears na giaranna a mheilt 2 noun AUTO, CYCL, ENG particular position of the gearsgiar masc1 to change gears (also to switch gears, to shift gears US) giar a athrústart it in second gear tosaigh sa dara giar éis it in gear? an bhfuil sé i ngiar?park it out of gear páirceáil as giar é
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun kit, equipmenttrealamh masc1  c m ufearas masc1  c m uall the gear is in the boot tá an trealamh ar fad sa bhúitcamping gear trealamh campálasafety gear fearas sábháilteachta 4 noun clothing for particular activityfeisteas masc1  c m uéide fem4  c m uwet weather gear feisteas báistí 5 noun ENG machine that does a particular jobtrealamh masc1  c m ugléas masc1  c m ufearas masc1  c m ucutting gear trealamh gearrthalifting gear trealamh ardaithe 6 noun informal CLOTH clothes, attireéadaí  c m ufeisteas masc1  c m uyou have to wear the right gear caithfidh tú na héadaí cearta a chaitheamh 7 noun informal drugsdrugaí  c m uhe was back on the gear again bhí sé ar ais ar na drugaí arís
verb
8 verb tailor sth for a particular purpose TRANSITIVEthe activities are geared for young people ar dhaoine óga atá na gníomhaíochtaí dírithethe system is geared to produce graduates tá an córas dírithe ar chéimithe a chur amachthe show is geared towards an older audience tá an seó dírithe ar lucht féachana níos sine 9 verb prepare
INTRANSITIVEthe shops are gearing for Christmas tá na siopaí ag ullmhú don Nollaig, tá na siopaí ag réiteach don Nollaig, tá na siopaí ag déanamh réidh don Nollaig
TRANSITIVEto gear yourself for sth réiteach le haghaidh ruda, tú féin a ullmhú le haghaidh ruda
10 verb AUTO, CYCL, ENG design or adjust gears TRANSITIVEgiaráil fem3  c m u
phrases

to change gears

(also

to switch gears

, to shift gears

US) giar a athrú

to get your arse in gear

vulgar (also

to get your arse into gear

vulgar

, to get your ass in gear

US, informal

, to get your ass into gear

US, informal) cuma na maitheasa a chur ort féindlús a chur le cúrsaíit's time they got their arse into gear tá sé in am acu cur chuige i gceart

to get into gear

(also

to click into gear

) cuma na maitheasa a chur ort féin

to get sb/sth into gear

duine/rud a dhúiseachtbroideadh a thabhairt do dhuine/rud

to be in top gear

bheith faoi lán seoilbheith i mbarr do mhaitheasa

to move into top gear

(also

to click into top gear

) bheith faoi lán seoilbheith i mbarr do mhaitheasa

to move up a gear

(also

to step up a gear

, to shift up a gear

) dlús a chur le rudaíluí isteach ar chúrsaígéarú ar na maidí

to be out of gear

the system is out of gear níl an córas ag obair i gceart, níl an córas ag feidhmiú mar is ceart, tá marach éigin ar an gcóras

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