Definition of Taoiseach in English:

Taoiseach

Syllabification: Taoi·seach
Pronunciation: /ˈtēSHək, -SHəKH, ˈTHē-
 
/

noun

  • The prime minister of the Republic of Ireland.
    More example sentences
    • In the Republic the Taoiseach may reconvene the Forum for Peace and Reconciliation.
    • If unemployment begins to rise, the Taoiseach said the Government can change policy.
    • A number of them gave the thumbs up on the basis that the Taoiseach and Tanaiste had agreed with the proposal.

Origin

Irish, literally 'chief, leader'.

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