English to Welsh Meaning :: ought

Ought :
- dylai

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Verb(1) used to indicate duty or correctness, typically when criticizing someone's actions.(2) used to indicate something that is probable.

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(1) There probably ought to be compulsory vanity lessons in schools.(2) I think that member ought to take the advice of his own leader.(3) More than five years ought to be enough time.(4) five minutes ought to be enough time(5) He walked through the hallways, remembering her advice that he ought to write to the school paper's advice column.(6) And we ought to respect them, and to be ready and prepared to accept the results as they announce them.(7) you ought to go(8) And we ought to correct them, so that our men and women are not at risk.(9) He ought to have five acres; more if it be the custom on the estate; and if it is ever less, it will be too little, because his labour must always be available.(10) what ought I to do?(11) And seeing as she's flown all the way from Texas, I probably ought to make the effort to drive 15 miles to see her.(12) it ought not to be allowed(13) I figured that 20 minutes ought to be enough to keep her off my back.(14) they ought to respect the law(15) We probably ought to have a handle to attach to this new understanding.(16) At the same time, surely we ought to expect at least some standard of rationality from our governors.
Related Words
(1) ought to ::
(2) ought to be ::
ddylai fod yn
(3) you ought ::
chi ddylai
(4) ought to do ::
ddylai wneud
(5) ought not ::
Ni ddylai
1. duty ::
2. ought ::
3. obligation ::
4. assignment ::
5. function ::
6. labor ::
7. persuasive ::
8. motive ::
9. task ::
10. responsibility ::
11. charge ::
codi tâl
12. liability ::
13. must ::
14. nothing ::
dim byd
15. negative quantity ::
maint negyddol
16. forlorn ::
17. void ::
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Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

A man\'s private affairs
ought to stay private.

A man's private affairs OUGHT to stay private.

Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 3

You two. Three of you
ought to be sufficient

You two. Three of you OUGHT to be sufficient

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 4

Don\'t you think we ought
to do something about it?

Don't you think we OUGHT to do something about it?

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 7

- He ought to be thrilled.
- He might not be.

- He OUGHT to be thrilled. - He might not be.

The Big Bang Theory Season 8, Episode 18

Ought to warm the place up
pretty good.

Ought to warm the place up pretty good.

Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 15

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