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past

noun
adjective
adverb
preposition
phrases
noun
1 noun personal historyscéal masc1  c m ustair fem2  c m uhe's researching his family's past tá sé ag déanamh taighde faoi scéal a theaghlaighshe has a past tá scéal ag baint léi 2 noun LING tenseaimsir chaite  c m upast continuous tense aimsir ghnáthchaite
adjective
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 adjective no longer existingthart  c m uthe danger is past tá an chontúirt thart 4 adjective previoushis past attempts failed theip ar na hiarrachtaí a rinne sé cheana, theip ar na hiarrachtaí a rinne sé roimhe seoshe has a past history of epilepsy bhí titeamas uirthi roimhe seo, bhí titeamas ag dul di san am a caitheadhtheir past performance isn't great níor éirigh go rómhaith leo go dtí seo 5 adjective immediately prior to the period of speaking etcover the past month le mí, le mí anuasthe past two years have been hard bhí rudaí crua le dhá bhliain anuas 6 adjective formeriar-past pupils iarscoláiría past winner of Corn Uí Riada iarbhuaiteoir Chorn Uí Riada
adverb
7 adverb gone bythey've been living here for several years past tá siad ina gcónaí anseo le blianta beaga anuas, tá siad ina gcónaí anseo le roinnt bliantahe worked with her in years past bhí sé ag obair léi blianta ó shinI haven't seen her for many a long year past ní fhaca mé í leis na blianta fada 8 adverb agoó shin  c m uit happened about two years past tharla sé tuairim is dhá bhliain ó shin 9 adverb after the houri ndiaidh  c m utar éis  c m uI'll be leaving between eight o'clock and ten past beidh mé ag imeacht idir a hocht agus deich i ndiaidh a hocht 10 adverb expressing the passage of timethere's not a day goes past when we don't think of you níl lá dá dtagann nach smaoinímid ortas the years go past le himeacht na mblianta 11 adverb from one side to the otherthar bráid  c m uthart  c m uthey drove past thiomáin siad thar bráidI watched the world go past bhreathnaigh mé ar an saol ag dul thar bráid, d'amharc mé ar an saol ag dul thart
preposition
12 preposition moving beyondshe went straight past the village chuaigh sí díreach thar an sráidbhaile 13 preposition beyond a specified stagehe couldn't get past the front door ní raibh sé in ann dul níos faide ná an doras tosaightemperatures rose past 30 degrees d'ardaigh an teocht os cionn 30 céim 14 preposition beyondthe food was past its sell-by date bhí an dáta faoinar cheart an bia a bheith díolta caite 15 preposition beyond the scope ofhe's past rescuing now ní féidir tarrtháil a thabhairt air anoisshe's past caring is cuma sa sioc léi, is cuma sa riach léiit's past belief tá sé dochreidte 16 preposition after the houri ndiaidh  c m utar éis  c m uhe rang me at half past nine this morning scairt sé orm ag leath i ndiaidh a naoi ar maidin, ghlaoigh sé orm ag leathuair tar éis a naoi ar maidinit's past my bedtime tá sé thar am agamsa dul a chodladh
phrases

to be past it

informal he's getting past it tá sé ag éirí róshean, tá an aois ag breith airthe car was a bit past it bhí an carr i ndeireadh na preibe, bhí an carr ar an dé deiridh

not to put it past sb

informal I wouldn't put it past her ní chuirfinn thairsti é

not to put it past sb to do sth

I wouldn't put it past him to have stolen the money ní chuirfinn thairis é gur ghoid sé an t-airgead, ní chuirfeadh sé lá iontais orm dá mba é a ghoid an t-airgead

past due

(US) thar téarma technical termthe bill is past due tá sé thar am an bille a dhíol

to run sth past sb

she ran a few questions past me before the exam chuir sí cúpla ceist orm roimh an scrúdú

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