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Pronunciation: /səˈplʌɪ/

Translation of supply in Arabic:

transitive verb/فعل متعد (3rd person present sing/مضارع مفرد مع ضمير الغائب supplies present participle/اسم الفاعل, supplying past tense/زمن الماضي, past participle/اسم المفعول, supplied)

  • 1 (to provide) وَفَّرَ (II), وَصَّلَ (II), أَمَدَّ (IV) (+ ب) [food] [water] [goods]; قَدَّمَ (II) [services] to supply arms to sbto supply sb with arms أَمَدَّ شَخْصاً بالأَسْلِحةِ the farm supplies meat to local restaurants تُوَفِّرُ المَزْرَعةُ اللُحومَ للمَطاعِمِ المَحَلّيّةِ we kept them supplied with drinks اسْتَمْرَرْنا في تَقْديمِ المَشْروباتِ لَهُمْ
  • 2 (to satisfy) لَبّى (II) [sb's needs] [requirements]

noun/اسم (plural/جمع supplies)

  • 1 (stock) مَخْزون (plural: مَخْزونات) a year's/month's supply of sth مَخْزون من شَيْءٍ يَكْفي لِعامٍ \ لِشَهْرٍ nurses/books are in short supply هُناكَ نَقْصٌ في المُمَرِّضاتِ \ الكُتُبِ their food supply was running out كانَ مَخْزونُهُمْ من الطَعامِ يَأْخُذُ في النَفادِ
  • 2 uncountable/غير معدود (provision) إمْداد the blood supply to the heart إمْداد الدَمِ إلى القَلْبِ a contract for the supply of water to the town عَقْد لِتَوْصيلِ المِياهِ إلى المَدينةِ
  • 3 uncountable/غير معدود (in economics) عَرْض the laws of supply and demand قَوانين العَرْضِ والطَلَبِ

plural noun/جمع (supplies)

  • مُؤَن office/art supplies لَوازِم مَكْتَبيّة \ فَنّيّة to deliver supplies to the disaster area وَصَّلَ الإمْداداتِ إلى المَناطِقِ المَنْكوبةِ

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