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score
British English: /skɔː/
American English: /skɔr/

Translation of score in Arabic:

noun/اسم

  • 1
    (in sports, games)
    نَتيجة (plural: نَتائِجُ)
    there is still no score

    ما زالَت النَتيجةُ سَلْبيّةً
    the final score was 3–1

    كانَت النَتيجةُ النِهائيّةُ 3-1
    what's the score?

    كم \ ما هي النَتيجةُ؟
  • 2
    (in exams, tests, quizzes)
    عَلامة (plural: عَلامات)
  • 4
    (for films)
    موسيقى تَصْويريّة
  • 5 (twenty) a score scores of people/complaints

    عَشَرات الأَشْخاصِ \ الشَكاوى
  • 6
    (reason)
    سَبَب (plural: أَسْباب)
    on this/that score

    بِناءً على هذا \ ذلك الأَساسِ

transitive verb/فعل متعد

  • 1
    (to register)
    سَجَّلَ (a goal, point)
    who scored the first goal?

    مَنْ سَجَّلَ الهَدَفَ الأَوَّلَ؟
    you scored 9 out of 10

    سَجَّلْتَ 9 من 10 نِقاطٍ
    each correct answer scores five points

    يَتَحَصَّلُ كُلُّ جَوابٍ صَحيحٍ على خَمْسِ نِقاطٍ
    to score a hit
    (missile, marksman)
    أَصابَ المَرْمى
    (singer, film)
    أَحْرَزَ نَجاحاً
  • 4
    (to compose music for)
    وَضَعَ \ أَلَّفَ موسيقى (a film)
  • 6 [informal]
    (بِشَكْلٍ غَيْرِ قانونيٍّ) اقْتَنى (heroin, crack)

intransitive verb/فعل غير متعد

  • 1
    (to gain a point) (teams, players)
    سَجَّلَ
    she scored well in the IQ test

    تَحَصَّلَتْ على مَجْموعٍ عالٍ في اخْتِبارِ الذَكاءِ
  • 2
    (to keep a tally)
    سَجَّلَ النِقاطَ المُحْرَزةَ
  • 3
    [informal] (to be successful) (companies, products)
    لاقى نَجاحاً
    the movie scored with the critics

    لاقى الفيلْمُ نَجاحاً بين النُقّادِ
    this is where they score over all their rivals

    هذا هو المَجالُ الّذي تَغَلَّبوا فيهِ على كُلِّ مُنافِسيهِمْ
  • 4
    [informal] (sexually) (مارَسَ الجِنْسَ بِشَكْلٍ عابِرٍ)

Idioms

to know the score

[informal]
أَدْرَكَ حَقيقةَ المَوْقِفِ

to settle a score


صَفّى حِساباتٍ

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