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loss

noun
phrases
1 noun state of having lesscaillteanas masc1  c m ucailleadh masc  c m ucailliúint fem3  c m uweight loss cailleadh meáchain, meáchan atá caillte 2 noun not having sth any longercaill fem2  c m ucailleadh masc  c m uthe destruction of the building was a great loss ba mhór an chaill é scrios an fhoirgnimhthere were major job losses at the factory cailleadh cuid mhór post sa mhonarcha
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3 noun FIN, BUS-ADM deficitcaillteanas masc1  c m ufinancial loss caillteanas airgidthe company will suffer a huge loss beidh caillteanas mór ar an gcomhlachtthey had a net loss of €2 million bhí glanchaillteanas dhá mhilliún acu to sell sth at a loss rud a dhíol faoina luach 4 noun POL of seat in electionthey suffered heavy losses in the elections chaill siad cuid mhór suíochán sa toghchán 5 noun SPOR failure to winthat was their first loss this season sin é an chéad chluiche a chaill siad an séasúr seo 6 noun deathbás masc1  c m uthe loss of Pól bás Phóil I'm sorry for your loss ní maith liom do thrioblóid, tá mé buartha faoi do thrioblóid, ní maith liom do bhris, is oth liom do bhris 7 noun sadness a sense of loss (also a feeling of loss) cumha, uaigneasshe felt a great sense of loss bhí cumha mór uirthi 8 noun POL death of soldier, etcheavy losses were sustained by both sides chaill an dá dhream cuid mhór saighdiúirí, maraíodh a lán saighdiúirí ar an dá thaobh 9 noun departure, absence causing disadvantagetheir father will be a great loss to them aireoidh siad uathu a n-athair go mór, cronóidh siad a n-athair go mór
phrases

to be at a loss

people were standing about, looking at a loss bhí daoine ina seasamh thart agus cuma orthu nach raibh a fhios acu cad ba cheart dóibh a dhéanamhI want to try something new but am at a loss ba mhaith liom rud éigin nua a thriail, ach níl a fhios agam cad éhe's depressed but at a loss to say why tá sé in ísle brí ach níl sé in ann a rá cén fáth atá leis

to be at a loss for words

he was at a loss for words níor fágadh focal aige, baineadh an chaint dehe asked me about it but I was at a loss for words chuir sé ceist orm faoi ach ní raibh a fhios agam cad é a déarfainn leis

to cut your losses

we decided to cut our losses and leave shíleamar gurbh fhearr rith maith ná drochsheasamh, shocraíomar imeacht sula n-éireodh rudaí níos measa

no great loss

(also

no loss

) he's resigned and he's no great loss tá sé éirithe as agus is beag an chaill é, tá sé éirithe as agus ní mór an chailliúint é, tá sé éirithe as agus ní aireoimid uainn é

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