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British English: /ˈtʃalɪn(d)ʒ/
American English: /ˈtʃæləndʒ/

Translation of challenge in Arabic:


  • 1
    (challenging task)
    to rise to the challenge
    قَبِلَ تَحَدِّياً

transitive verb/فعل متعد

  • 1 (to invite to a contest)
    (Form V) (a player, combatant)
    to challenge somebody to do something
    تَحَدّى شَخْصاً في القِيامِ بِشَيْءٍ
    he challenged me to a game of chess
    تَحَدّاني في الشِطْرَنْجِ
  • 2
    (to dispute the validity of) (Form V) (a decision, authority)
  • 3 (to require identity of)
    أَمَرَ بالتَعْريفِ بالذاتِ
    (an intruder, a suspect)

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