Definition of Taoiseach in English:


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


The prime minister of the Republic of Ireland.
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  • 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.


Irish, literally 'chief, leader'.

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