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Pronunciation: /plʌɡ/

Translation of plug in Arabic:


  • 1 (on appliances) قابِس (plural: قَوابِسُ) an electric plug قابِس كَهْرَبائيّ to change a plug غَيَّرَ قابِساً
  • 2 (socket) مِقْبَس a mains plug مِقْبَس he ran the machine off a mains plug شَغَّلَ الماكينةَ من المِقْبَسِ use the plug in the corridor اسْتَخْدِمْ المِقْبَسَ المَوْجودَ في الرِواقِ
  • 3 (connecting device) قابِس وَصْلٍ
  • 4 (in sinks, baths) سِدادة to pull out the plug نَزَعَ السِدادةَ
  • 6 (stopper) سِدادة he removed the plug from the empty barrel نَزَعَ السِدادةَ عن البِرْميلِ الفارِغِ
  • 7 (in engines) spark plug
  • 8 (mention) دِعاية to give a product a plug on the early morning show قَدَّمَ دِعايةً لِمُنْتَجٍ في البَرْنامَجِ الّذي يُبَثُّ في الصَباحِ الباكِرِ
  • 9 [geology/الجيولوجيا]
    (also volcanic plug)
    نَصْلة \ سِدادة بُرْكانيّة

transitive verb/فعل متعد (-gg-)

  • 1 (to block) سَدَّ (stem vowel = u) (I) [a leak] [hole] that plugs the gap very well ذلك يَسُدُّ الفَجْوةَ بِشَكْلٍ جَيِّدٍ
  • 2 (to promote) رَوَّجَ (II) [the show] [product] to plug a record on a programme رَوَّجَ لِأَلْبوم في \ على بَرْنامَجٍ
  • 3 (to insert) to plug an appliance into another one وَصَلَ \ رَبَطَ جِهازاً بِجِهازٍ آخَرَ to plug the keyboard into the computer وَصَلَ \ رَبَطَ لَوْحةَ المَفاتيحِ بالحاسوبِ

intransitive verb/فعل غير متعد

  • (-gg-)
    to plug into a TV/computer [cable] [appliance] أَمْكَنَ تَوْصيلُهُ بالتِلِفِزْيون \ بالحاسوبِ

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