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silence

1. noun absence of talk or noise2. noun pause, interruption 3. noun discretion, concealment4. verb make sb be quiet5. verb make sth be quiet
phrases
1 noun absence of talk or noisetost masc3  c m uciúnas masc1  c m usuaimhneas masc1  c m uthere was complete silence bhí ciúnas iomlán ann, bhí tost iomlán ann to break the silence an ciúnas a bhriseadhsilence! ciúnas!we sat there in silence shuíomar ansin gan focal asainn, shuíomar ansin go ciúinher silence was all the answer he needed thug a tost an freagra dóhe kept silence d'fhan sé ina thostsilence must be maintained during the examination ní mór fanacht ciúin i rith an scrúdaithe 2 noun pause, interruption tost masc3  c m uciúnas masc1  c m uthere was a silence for a few seconds bhí tost ann ar feadh cúpla soicind, níor dúradh focal ar feadh cúpla soicindthere was a stunned silence thost gach duine le halltachtthere was silence, then a voice was heard bhí ciúnas ann, ansin chualathas guth
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun discretion, concealmenttost masc3  c m uciúnas masc1  c m uhe kept a silence about these events ní dúirt sé focal faoi na heachtraí seo, níor labhair sé faoi na heachtraí seoattempts were made to ensure the silence of witnesses rinneadh iarrachtaí tabhairt ar fhinnéithe fanacht ina dtostthe papers maintained silence about it ní dúirt na nuachtáin dada faoi, níor luadh sna nuachtáin éshe broke the silence about the bullying labhair sí amach faoin mbulaíocht 4 verb make sb be quiet TRANSITIVEcuir ina thostthey wanted to silence their critics ba mhian leo lucht a gcáinte a chur ina dtosthe was silenced by the hierarchy chuir an cliarlathas ina thost é, chuir an cliarlathas gobán ann 5 verb make sth be quiet TRANSITIVEciúnaigh verb  c m uthe alarm was finally silenced ciúnaíodh an t-aláram faoi dheireadh
phrases

silence is golden

is binn béal ina thost

to observe a silence

(also

to hold a silence

) a one-minute silence was observed in his memory bhí nóiméad ciúnais ann i gcuimhne air

to observe silence

fanacht i do thostfanacht ciúin

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