An Foclóir Nua Béarla-Gaeilge
Bosca cuardaigh an Fhoclóra Nua Béarla-Gaeilge a leabú ar do shuíomh idirlín féin
Focail chosúla: himself · myself · herself · oneself · outsell · thyself · shelf · yourself
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itself

pronoun
1 pronoun reflexive
► (following prepositional pronoun)
the child likes to draw attention to itself is maith leis an bpáiste aird a tharraingt air féinthe Government gave itself extra power tharraing an Rialtas cumhacht bhreise chuige féinit's a good indicator of the community's attitude to itself is léiriú maith é ar an dearcadh atá ag an bpobal air féinthe shed fell down on itself thit an bothán anuas air féinthe horse rid itself of the saddle chaith an capall an diallait de féin
► (without prepositional pronoun)
the baby hurt itself ghortaigh an leanbh é féinuniversity life lends itself to learning tá saol na hollscoile agus an léann fite fuaite ina chéilethe country isolated itself from the rest of the world d'fhan an tír glan ar fad ar an gcuid eile den domhan, scar an tír í féin amach ón gcuid eile den domhanthe EU used to have that field to itself in the past ag an AE amháin a bhíodh an réimse sin á shaothrú san am atá thartthe engine burnt itself out dhóigh an t-inneall é féinthe bird began to feed itself thosaigh an t-éan á bheathú féinthe pup has no way to protect itself níl aon slí ag an gcoileán chun é féin a chosaint
2 pronoun emphatic
► (masculine)
é féin  c m uthe child itself is the cause of the disagreement is é an páiste féin is cúis leis an achrann, is é an páiste é féin is cúis leis an achrannthe party itself is divided tá an páirtí é féin scoilte, tá scoilt mhór sa pháirtí féinthe company may wish to provide such a service itself b'fhéidir gur mhaith leis an gcomhlacht é féin seirbhís mar sin a chur ar fáil, b'fhéidir gur mhaith leis an gcomhlacht féin seirbhís mar sin a chur ar fáilthe name in itself is unusual tá an t-ainm féin neamhghnách, ainm neamhghnách ann féin éthe weather was lovely on the day itself bhí an aimsir go hálainn ar an lá féinthe trip itself proved uneventful is beag a tharla ar an aistear féinthe building itself is part of a bigger complex is cuid é an foirgneamh féin de choimpléacs níos mó ná sinthe fish itself was massive bhí an t-iasc féin mór millteach, bhí an t-iasc é féin mór millteachit had branches all over the country, four in Dublin itself bhí brainsí ar fud na tíre aige, ceithre cinn i mBaile Átha Cliath féin
► (feminine)
í féin  c m uthe country itself is in turmoil tá an tír í féin trína chéileIreland has itself become an urban society tá Éire í féin ina sochaí uirbeach anois, tá Éire féin ina sochaí uirbeach anoisthe cow itself didn't seem to mind ba chosúil gur chuma leis an mbó í féinthe field was itself too small bhí an pháirc féin róbheag
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 pronoun to emphasise degree or qualitythe game is simplicity itself tá an cluiche an-simplí go deoshe's loveliness itself ní áilleacht go dtí í, is í corp na háilleachta í
phrases

by itself

1 on its own mar atáann féinthat meal is a main course all by itself is príomhchúrsa mar atá sé an béile sin, is príomhchúrsa ann féin é an béile sin 2 without assistance as a stuaim féinar a chonlán féinthe government by itself can only to do so much ní féidir leis an rialtas ach méid áirithe a dhéanamh as a stuaim féin 3 without supervisionleis féinina aonaras féinthe baby was left by itself fágadh an leanbh leis féin, fágadh an leanbh ina aonara horse, all by itself, was galloping across the field bhí capall ag rith leis féin ar cosa in airde trasna na páirce 4 in isolationthe book was on a shelf by itself bhí an leabhar leis féin ar an tseilfthe mountain stood by itself bhí an sliabh scoite amach ó gach rud eile, bhí an sliabh as féinby itself, it's a harmless phrase as féin, is frása gan urchóid éthe boat drifted along all by itself bhí an bád ag imeacht le sruth aisti féin 5 same asann féinproviding more resources is not by itself a solution ní réiteach ann féin é acmhainní breise a chur ar fáil

in itself

(also

of itself

) ann féinmoney in itself isn't everything ní hé an t-airgead ann féin bun agus barr an scéil

to itself

that incident is worth a book to itself ábhar leabhair ann féin í an eachtra sin amháinthat theme is given a chapter all to itself tá caibidil iomlán ann ar an téama sin amháin

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