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remove

Pronunciation: /rɪˈmuːv/

Translation of remove in Arabic:

transitive verb/فعل متعد

  • 1 (to take off) خَلَعَ (I) (stem vowel = a), نَزَعَ (I) (stem vowel = i) [sb's clothes] [shoes] [a bandage] I removed my jacket خَلَعْتُ سُتْرَتي the nurses removed his shirt خَلَعَت المُمَرِّضاتُ قَميصَهُ to remove one's make-up أَزالَ مَكِياجَهُ
  • 3 (to take away) أَزالَ (IV) [a stain] [an obstacle]; حَذَفَ (I) (stem vowel = i) [a word] to remove sb's name from a list حَذَفَ اسْمَ شَخْصٍ من قائِمةٍ to remove a product from the market سَحَبَ مُنْتَجاً من السوقِ
  • 5 (to oust) عَزَلَ (I) (stem vowel = i), فَصَلَ (I) (stem vowel = i), أَقالَ (IV) [a director] [politician] [an employee] to remove a minister from office عَزَلَ وَزيراً من مَنْصِبِهِ

adjective/صفة (removed)

  • 1to be far removed from reality/the truth كانَ بَعيداً كُلَّ البُعْدِ عن الواقِعِ \ الحَقيقةِ
  • 2 (in kinship) my cousin once/twice removed ابْن \ حَفيد ابْنِ عَمّي

noun/اسم

  • [formal/رسمي] to be at one remove from sth ‫فَصَلَتْ بَيْنَهُ وَبَيْنَ شَيْءٍ خَطْوةٌ \ شَعْرةٌ واحِدةٌ‬

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