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seriously

1. adverb ill, wrong, etc2. adverb challenge, compete, etc3. adverb consider, discuss, etc4. adverb expressing surprise, disbelief5. adverb stressing that sth is true6. adverb very
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1 adverb ill, wrong, etcshe was seriously ill bhí sí an-tinn, bhí sí go dona tinnhe had a seriously injured friend bhí cara aige a bhí gortaithe go holc, bhí cara aige a bhí gonta go donait had a seriously detrimental effect bhí drochthionchar amach is amach aigethe book is seriously flawed tá lochtanna móra ar an leabharthey were seriously wrong bhí siad contráilte amach is amach 2 adverb challenge, compete, etcfíor- prefan-  c m uthe internet is seriously competing with newspapers tá fíoriomaíocht idir nuachtáin agus an t-idirlíon
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3 adverb consider, discuss, etci ndáiríre  c m ugo dáirírei gceart  c m umar is ceart  c m uhe hadn't seriously discussed it ní raibh sé pléite i ndáiríre aige, ní raibh sé pléite i gceart aige, ní raibh sé pléite go stuama aigeshe was seriously thinking about emigrating bhí sí ag smaoineamh go dáiríre faoi dhul ar imirce 4 adverb expressing surprise, disbeliefi ndáiríre  c m udid you seriously believe him? ar chreid tú é i ndáiríre?I seriously don't understand how they did it ní thuigim ó thalamh an domhain conas a rinne siad é 'He resigned.' 'Seriously?' 'D'éirigh sé as.' 'I ndáiríre?'; 'D'éirigh sé as.' 'Ag magadh atá tú?' 5 adverb stressing that sth is trueseriously though, I'm resigning ach, i ndáiríre píre, táim ag éirí ashe won the lotto - seriously! bhuaigh sé an lató - i ndáiríre!, bhain sé an lató - níl mé ag magadh! 6 adverb informal veryan-  c m ufíor- prefsár- prefthar a bheith  c m uit's seriously good tá sé sármhaith, tá sé thar a bheith maithit was seriously funny bhí sé an-ghreannmhar ar fad
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to take sb seriously

1 believe sbduine a chreidiúintthey didn't take him seriously níor chreid siad é, níor thóg siad aon cheann dó 2 consider sb worthy of respect etcaird a thabhairt ar dhuineaird a bheith agat ar dhuinehe wants to be taken seriously tá sé ag iarraidh go n-éistfí leisI can't take her seriously ní chuirim aon nath sa rud a deir sí, níl aon suntas le cur ina cuid cainte, ní thugaim aird ar bith uirthihe doesn't take himself too seriously níl sé róghoilliúnach, scaoileann sé rudaí thairis

to take sth seriously

bheith i ndáiríre faoi rudbheith dáiríre faoi rudyour complaint will be taken seriously tabharfar aird ar do ghearán, déileálfar go stuama le do ghearán

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