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British English: /ˈvɪzɪt/
American English: /ˈvɪzɪt/

Translation of visit in Arabic:

transitive verb/فعل متعد

  • 1
    زارَ (a friend, one's family)
    she was visiting relatives in Egypt
    كانَتْ تَزورُ أَقارِبَها في مِصْرَ
    to visit somebody in hospital
    زارَ شَخْصاً في المُسْتَشْفى
  • 2to visit the doctor/dentist
    ذَهَبَ إلى الطَبيبِ \ طَبيبِ الأَسْنانِ
  • 3
    (as a traveller)
    زارَ (a country, museum, an exhibition)

intransitive verb/فعل غير متعد

  • 1
    (to stay temporarily)
    we're just visiting
    نحن فَقَطْ نَقومُ بِزِيارةٍ
  • 2 (American English/الإنكليزية الأمريكية) to visit with somebody
    (to pay somebody a visit)
    زارَ شَخْصاً
    (to chat)
    دَرْدَشَ مع شَخْصٍ


  • 1
    an official/a state visit to pay a visit to somebody, to pay somebody a visit we had a visit from the police today
    زارَتْنا الشُرْطةُ اليَوْمَ
    the doctor made a home visit
    ذَهَبَ الطَبيبُ لِزِيارةِ مَريضٍ في بَيْتِهِ
  • 2
    I bought it on a visit to Turkey
    اشْتَرَيْتُهُ أثناء زِيارةٍ إلى تُرْكِيا
    in 1995 he made a visit to Venice
    زارَ البُنْدُقيّةَ سَنةَ 1995
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