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air

Pronunciation: /ɛː/

Translation of air in Arabic:

noun/اسم

  • 1 (substance) هَواء in the open air في الهَواءِ الطَلْقِ the diver came up for air صَعِدَ الغَطّاسُ للسَطْحِ لاسْتِنْشاقِ بَعْضِ الهَواءِ check the air in the tyres تَحَقَّقْ من مُسْتَوى الهَواءِ في الإطاراتِ
  • 2 (in flying) جَوّ to travel by air سافَرَ جَوًّا Cairo from the air القاهِرة من الجَوِّ
  • 3 (in broadcasting)to be/go on (the) air [programmes] [interview] تَمَّ \ بَدَأَ بَثُّهُ على الهَواءِ the series will be back on the air in January سَوْفَ يَعودُ المُسَلْسَلُ إلى الشاشةِ في شَهْرِ يَنايِر the show goes on (the) air from 7.00 a.m. يَبْدَأُ بَثُّ البَرْنامَجِ في السابِعةِ صَباحاً the channel goes off the air at midnight يَنْتَهي بَثُّ القَناةِ عند مُنْتَصَفِ اللَيْلِ
  • 4 (image projected) انْطِباع she met us with an air of indifference[ أَعْطَتْنا انْطِباعاً بِعَدَمِ المُبالاةِ حينَ قابَلَتْنا ]

transitive verb/فعل متعد

  • 3 (to express) عَبَّرَ (II) (+ عن) [an opinion] [one's views] to air one's grievances عَبَّرَ عن أَحْزانِهِ
  • 4 (American English/الإنكليزية الأمريكية) (to broadcast) أَذاعَ (IV), بَثَّ (I) (stem vowel = i or u) [a show]

Idioms

there is something in the air

يَلوحُ في الأُفُقِ شَبَحُ شَيْءٍ

to vanish into thin air

اخْتَفى دون أنْ يَتْرُكَ أَدْنى أَثَرٍ

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