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Pronunciation: /pliːz/

Translation of please in Arabic:

transitive verb/فعل متعد

  • (to make happy) أَسْعَدَ (IV), سَرَّ (I) (stem vowel = u) she is easy/hard to please من السَهْلِ \ من الصَعْبِ إسْعادُها the results pleased us all أَسْعَدَتْنا النَتائِجُ جَميعاً

intransitive verb/فعل غير متعد

  • 2 (to like, choose) do as you please افْعَلْ ما تَشاءُ

reflexive verb/فعل انعكاسي

  • to please oneself فَعَلَ ما يَحْلو لَهُ

adverb/ظرف

  • من فَضْلِكَ, لو سَمَحْتَ, أَرْجوكَ two coffees, please كوبانِ من القَهْوةِ من فَضْلِكَ please tell me if you need anything أَخْبِرْني من فَضْلِكَ إنْ احْتَجْتَ إلى أَيِّ شَيْءٍ may I borrow the car, please?, please, may I borrow the car? هل يُمْكِنُني أنْ أَسْتَعيرَ السَيّارةَ، من فَضْلِكَ؟ please, come in تَفَضَّلْ بالدُخولِ please be seated [formal/رسمي], تَفَضَّلْ بالجُلوسِ ‘may I come in?’—‘please do’ [formal/رسمي], هل أَسْتَطيعُ الدُخولَ؟ "تَفَضَّلْ"

adverbial phrase/عبارة ظرفية (if you please)

[formal/رسمي]
  • (in indignation) he came to the wedding, if you please! جاءَ إلى حَفْلِ الزَفافِ، للأَسَفِ!

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