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EXACT MATCHES IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
cumhacht, f. (gs. ~a, pl. ~aí). Power. 1. Authority, influence. Dul, teacht, i g~, to come into power. ~ a ghabháil, a bheith agat, to assume, to have, power. Duine a chur i g~, to put s.o. in power. Dia na n-uile chumhacht, God almighty. Is beag ár g~ ar ár gcinniúint, we have little control over our destiny. Cad é an chumhacht atá aigesean? What authority, influence, has he got? S.a. crann 9. 2. Authorization. ~ dlí, judicial powers. ~ aturnae, power of attorney. 3. Might, strength. Ní dhéanfadh do chumhacht (chinn) é, it is not in your power to do it. Prov:Dhá dtrian córa cumhacht, might is (two-thirds) right. 4. (Of state, body) Na ~í móra, the great powers. 5. Magical, supernatural, power. 6. (Mechanical) energy. ~ a ghiniúint, a ídiú, to generate, consume, energy. ~ ardaithe, ghluaiste, lifting, motive, power. ~ tarraingthe, tractive power. ~ uisce, water-power. Aonad ~a, power unit. 7. Mth:A trí i g~ a seacht, i g~ n, three to the seventh, to the nth, power. 8. Rud a dhéanamh le ~ an lae, to do sth. with the advantage of daylight. (Var:~a f; gpl. ~)
RELATED MATCHES IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
PHRASES IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
Dul i g~ (agus i gcumhacht), to attain to rank (and power).
choigeartaithe, chumhachta, ghreadta, ionraoin, mhuinchille, rialaithe, sceite, shúite, rectifying, power-, clack-, inlet-, sleeve-, governor-, safety-, suction-, valve.
Dul as do chrann cumhachta, to lose control of oneself, get into an uncontrollable rage.
Duine a chur i gcumhacht, i gcruachás, i gcontúirt, to put s.o. in power, in a difficulty, in danger.
Cumhacht a chúngú, to restrict power. Do chroí, d’intinn, a chúngú, to harden one’s heart, to close one’s mind.
Cumhacht dhomhanda, world-power.
Dá mbeadh sé i gcumhacht an ~, if it were in man’s power.
~ cumhachta, extent of power.
Cumhacht a fheidhmiú, to exercise a power.
~ cumhachta, exercise of authority.
I gcumhacht, in power.
Cumhacht ~, discretionary power.
Cumhacht a oibriú, to wield power.
~ cumhachta, the exercise of power.
~ chun cumhachta, lust for power.
~ cumhachta, lust for power.
~ cumhachta, dualgais, delegation of power, of duty.
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