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dip
British English: /dɪp/
American English: /dɪp/

Translation of dip in Arabic:

transitive verb/فعل متعد -pp-

  • 1
    (to insert)
    غَمَسَ (one's finger, a paintbrush)
    dip the fish in the batter

    اغْمِس السَمَكَ في الخَليطِ
    he dipped his hand into the jar

    أَدْخَلَ يَدَهُ في الجَرّةِ
  • 2 (British English/الإنكليزية البريطانية) to dip one's headlights

    خَفَضَ ضَوْءَ مَصابيحِهِ الأَماميّةِ

intransitive verb/فعل غير متعد -pp-

  • 1
    (to slope down) (land, road)
    انْحَدَرَ
    the fields dip down to the river

    تَنْحَدِرُ الحُقولُ نحو النَهْرِ
  • 3
    (to decrease) (prices, demand)
    تَراجَعَ,
    انْخَفَضَ
    the temperature dipped below freezing

    انْخَفَضَت الحَرارةُ تحت دَرَجةِ التَجَمُّدِ

noun/اسم

  • 2
    (in the ground)
    مُنْحَدَر صَغير
  • 3
    (in sales, demand, etc)
    تَراجُع قَصير
  • 5
    also: sheep dip
    (غَسول للخِرْفانِ ضدّ الطُفَيْليّاتِ)

Phrasal verbs

dip into

dip into [something] 1
(to read)
قَرَأَ مُقْتَطَفاتٍ من [شَيْءٍ] (a book, magazine)
2
(to make use of)
اسْتَهْلَكَ [شَيْئاً] (one's savings, reserves)

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