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British English: /strəʊk/
American English: /stroʊk/

Translation of stroke in Arabic:


  • 1
    (with a racket, bat)
    to practise one's strokes
    تَمَرَّنَ على تَسْديدِ الضَرَباتِ
  • 3
    (touch, piece)
    at a stroke it was a stroke of luck
    ‫كانَ ضَرْبةَ حَظٍّ‬
    a stroke of genius
    لَمْسة \ نَفْحة من العَبْقَريّة
    he didn't do a stroke of work
    لم يُؤَدِّ أَيَّ عَمَلٍ على الإطْلاقِ
  • 5
    (of a clock)
    at the stroke of midnight
    عند دَقّاتِ مُنْتَصَفِ اللَيْلِ
    to begin/end on the stroke of four
    بَدَأَ \ انْتَهى عند دَقّاتِ الساعةِ الرابِعةِ
  • 8
    (in alternatives)
    شَرْطة مائِلة
  • 9
    (of pistons)
    a two-stroke engine
    مُحَرِّك ثُنائيّ الأَشْواطِ
  • 10
    to give somebody/something a stroke
    رَبَّتَ على شَخْصٍ \ شَيْءٍ

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