An Foclóir Nua Béarla-Gaeilge
Bosca cuardaigh an Fhoclóra Nua Béarla-Gaeilge a leabú ar do shuíomh idirlín féin
Focail chosúla: prosper · propel · improper · prompter · properly · property · proposer · cropper · dropper · proffer
  • EN > GA
  • GA > EN

proper

adjective
adverb
phrases
adjective
1 adjective adequate; correctcuí adj3  c m ucóir adj1  c m uceart adj1  c m uin the proper way ar an mbealach ceartto get the proper care an cúram cuí a fháil is he a fit and proper person? an iarrthóir cuí ceart é? 2 adjective conforming to conventionscuí adj3  c m uceart adj1  c m uin a proper manner ar bhealach ceartis it proper for you to do that? an é sin an rud is cuí a dhéanamh?, an é sin an rud ceart agat le déanamh?, an cuibhiúil duit é sin a dhéanamh?it's right and proper that they be paid is ceart agus cóir go n-íocfaí iad, tá sé i gclár agus i bhfoirm go n-íocfaí iad
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 adjective careful about social conventionsceartchreidmheach adj1  c m ushe's so prim and proper tá sí chomh naofa sin, is geall leis an Maighdean Bheannaithe í 4 adjective genuine; accurately described as suchceart adj1  c m uI've never had a proper job ní raibh post ceart agam riamh 5 adjective the real thingi gceart  c m uó cheart  c m uthe competition proper starts on Friday Dé hAoine a thosóidh an comórtas ó cheart, Dé hAoine a thosóidh an comórtas féin 6 adjective informal (of sth bad) complete; absolutecruthanta adj3amach is amachceart críochnaithehe felt a proper fool mhothaigh sé gur amadán amach is amach a bhí ann 7 adjective informal for emphasiswe had a proper good night bhí an-oíche amach is amach againn, bhí an-oíche go deo againn 8 adjective related tohe found a job proper to his qualifications fuair sé post a bhí ag teacht lena cháilíochtaí
adverb
9 adverb informal or humorous properlymar is ceart  c m umar is cóir  c m umar is cuí  c m uwe didn't have time to talk proper ní raibh an t-am againn labhairt le chéile mar is ceart, ní raibh an t-am againn comhrá ceart a bheith againn
phrases

good and proper

informali gcearthe sorted it out good and proper réitigh sé i gceart éthey beat us good and proper thug siad slaiseáil dúinn, bhuail siad an cac asainn very informal

a proper little

1 of sth badcruthantacríochnaitheamach is amachhe's a proper little crank cancrán cruthanta is ea é 2 of sth goodhe's a proper little footballer peileadóir ceart cruthanta atá annshe's a proper little sailing boat bád seoil gleoite í

Frásaí agus Samplaí Úsáide faoi iontrálacha eile