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liberty

1. noun freedom2. noun particular freedom or right3. noun not being captive4. noun cheeky act5. noun MIL, NAUT shore leave
phrases
1 noun freedomsaoirse fem4  c m uit's a threat to our liberty bagairt ar ár saoirse atá annan intolerable infringement of liberty sárú dofhulaingthe ar shaoirse 2 noun particular freedom or rightsaoirse fem4  c m uto protect civil liberties saoirsí sibhialta a chosaint
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun not being captivesaoirse fem4  c m uto deprive sb of his liberty a shaoirse a bhaint de dhuine 4 noun cheeky actI think it a liberty for him to give me a warning is dána an mhaise dó rabhadh a thabhairt domsawhat a liberty! cad é mar dhánacht!, chomh dána le muc!, nach diail an coráiste é!, a leithéid de mhuineál! 5 noun MIL, NAUT shore leavesaoire ar tírcead dul i dtír
phrases

at liberty

saorhe shouldn't be at liberty níor chóir dó bheith saor

to be at liberty to do sth

I'm not at liberty to tell you that níl cead agam sin a insint duit, níl de cheart agam é sin a insint duitto be at liberty to do what you want bheith ar do chomhairle féin, cead do chinn a bheith agat

to give sb liberty to do sth

cead a thabhairt do dhuine rud a dhéanamh

to take liberties

(also

to take a liberty

) 1 act without permissionto take liberties with sb dánacht a dhéanamh ar dhuine, buannaíocht a dhéanamh ar dhuinehe was taking a liberty to do such a thing ní raibh de cheart aige a leithéid a dhéanamh 2 represent incorrectlywe mustn't take liberties with the data caithfimid gan na sonraí a chur as a riochtthe film takes liberties with the truth baineann an scannán casadh as an bhfírinne, cuireann an scannán an fhírinne as a riocht

to take the liberty of doing sth

I've taken the liberty of rewriting that piece rinne mé an píosa sin a athscríobh, mura miste leatshe took the liberty of buying me clothes bhí sé de dhánacht inti éadach a cheannach dom