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TORTHAÍ IN ENGLISH—IRISH DICTIONARY
great, a. Mór(comp. & sup., ). a Great (big) man, fear mór (ard). Great toe, ordóg f (na coise). To grow greater (and greater), dul i méid (i gcónaí). b A great deal, mórchuid. A great many, mórán, go leor. There were not a great many people there, ní raibh puinn, mórán, daoine ann. A great crowd, ardslua m. The great majority, the greater part, an tromchuid f, an tromlach m, bunús m. He reached a great age, fuair sé aois mhór. A shrine of great antiquity, scrín an-ársa, an-seanda. c His greatest fault, an locht is mó a bhí air; an tréith is measa dá chuid. Great care, an-aire f. Great fear, dúfhaitíos m. I will go with the greatest of pleasure, rachad agus fáilte. The Great War, an Cogadh Mór. d The great men (of the age), fir mhóra (le rá) (na linne). The Great Father, an tOllathair. F: Great Scott! a thiarcais! Alexander the Great, Alasdar Mór. e Great drinker, fear mór óil. They are great friends, táid an-mhór le chéile. He is great on dogs, fear mór cúnna atá ann. He is great at dancing, tá sé go diail chun rince; tá sé an-deas ar an rince. f It is no great matter, is beag an bhrí é. They have no great opinion of him, níl aon an-mheas acu air. The great thing is that he is already here, is mór is fiú é bheith anseo cheana féin. The great thing is to have the work finished in time, is é rud is tábhachtaí ná a chéile an obair a bheith críochnaithe in am. It was a great joke, ba mhór go léir an spórt é. It's great! tá sé ar fheabhas! go seoigh! thar cionn. A great day, an-lá m.   greatly, adv. Go mór, etc. We were greatly amused at that, bhaineamar an-sult as an méid sin. He was greatly worried, bhí sé cráite amach. It is greatly to be feared that . . ., is róbhaolach go ... It was greatly admired, moladh go mór agus go fairsing é.
ABAIRTÍ IN ENGLISH—IRISH DICTIONARY
It would be a great accommodation to me, ba mhór an deis, an áis, dom é.
He had great admiration for her, shíl sé an dúrud di.
He is a great admirer of your work, tá meas mór aige ar do chuid oibre.
To show to great advantage, taibhsiú go han-bhreá.
He was in great anger, bhí sé ina cholg nimhe, i mbarr a chéille, le cois.
A: He approved himself a great soldier, chruthaigh sé go raibh sé ina shaighdiúir cumasach.
He is a great asset to them, is mór an cúnamh dóibh é.
It's no great asset, ní áirge mhór ar bith é.
Method attended by great difficulties, dóigh a bhfuil deacracht mhór ag baint léi.
Great auk, an fhalcóg mhór.
The Great Barrier Reef, An Líonán Mór.
Astr: The Great Bear, An Béar Mór.
It was blowing great guns, bhí sé ina stoirm thintí, bhí roisteacha gaoithe móire ann.
It was a great blow to his credit, ba mhór an bhéim síos air é.
The (great) bulk of mankind, an mhórchuid den chine daonna.
The (great) cats, cait éigiallda (an fhásaigh).
It's no great catch, is suarach an éadáil é.
He did it with great caution, rinne sé go han-aireach é.
Of great consideration, an-tábhachtach.
It is a great convenience to be able to . . ., is mór an áis, an gar, a bheith in ann ...
At great cost, go daor.
The creature of some great man, sclábhaí m ag duine mór éigin.
It does him credit, it reflects great credit on him, is mór an chlú dó é.
F: There's no great damage done, níl aon dochar déanta.
(Dog) (Great) Dane, Danar m (mór).
He cut a great dash, ba mhór an chuid súl é.
He is a great deal wiser than you, tá i bhfad (Éireann) níos mó céille aige ná mar atá agatsa.
Much to his delight. . ., to his great delight..., ba ola ar an gcroí aige é . . ., cúis mhór ríméid dó é . . .
It is in great demand, tá éileamh mór air.
There was a great demand for pigs, bhí muca lasta, bhí an-tóir ar mhuca.
The matter demands great care, ní mór a bheith an-aireach sa chás.
There is a great difference between them, is fada buí óna chéile iad.
With great difficulty, le dua mór.
She made a great display of sorrow, chuir sí cumaí na buartha móire uirthi féin.
There is great difference between doing and saying, ní briathar a dhearbhaíos ach gníomh.
Great doings in Connemara, obair mhór i gConamara.
F: A great don at philosophy, eolaí mór fealsúnachta.
He is a great drag on them, tá sé ina thrillín trom orthu.
(Of play, etc.) It was a (great) draw, bhí an-tarraingt daoine air, bhí an-tóir air.
Great eater, sutha m, sclamhaire m.
He was endowed with great talents, bhronn Dia buanna móra air.
To have great powers of endurance, an-teacht aniar go léir a bheith ionat.
Abs.They entertain a great deal, bíonn go leor ar cuairt acu.
F: To do great execution among the partridges, eirleach m a dhéanamh ar phatraiscí.
To go to great expense, go leor a chailleadh, a chaitheamh.
He is a great exponent of the game, eiseamláir f imreora é.
They are in great extremity, tá siad i ngátar mór, in angar mór.
He has a great faculty for that work, tá bua mór chun na hoibre sin aige.
There is a great field for..., tá scóip mhór do...; Com: tá margadh mór do ...
He is great fun, full of fun, is mór an fear grinn, suilt, é; tá an-ghreann ann.
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