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wonder

Pronunciation: /ˈwʌndə/

Translation of wonder in Arabic:

noun/اسم

  • 1 (marvel) أُعْجوبة (plural: أَعاجيبُ), عَجيبة (plural: عَجائِبُ) it's a wonder that no one realized من العَجيبِ أنّ أَحَداً لم يُدْرِكْ no wonder that he felt cheated لا عَجَبَ في أنْ يَشْعُرَ أَنَّهُ خُدِعَ small or little wonder that … لا عَجَبَ أنّ ... to be a wonder with children/horses كانَ ماهِراً في التَعامُلِ مع الأَطْفالِ \ الخَيْلِ to be a wonder with engines/computers كانَ خَبيراً في المُحَرِّكاتِ \ الحَواسيبِ to work wonders with sth [ حَقَّقَ نَجاحاً باهِراً في شَيْءٍ ] the wonders of the ancient/modern world عَجائِب العالَمِ القَديمِ \ الجَديدِ

modifier/معدِّل

transitive verb/فعل متعد

  • (to ask oneself) تَساءَلَ (VI) I wonder how/why he did it أَتَساءَلُ كيف \ لِماذا فَعَلَهُ I wonder if you could help me? أَتَساءَلُ إنْ كُنْتَ تَسْتَطيعُ أنْ تُساعِدَني؟

intransitive verb/فعل غير متعد

  • 2 (in statements) it's not to be wondered at that they are feeling angry لا عَجَبَ أَنَّهُمْ يَشْعُرونَ بالغَضَبِ they'll be late again, I shouldn't wonder سَيَتَأَخَّرونَ مَرّةً أُخْرى، لا يَجِبُ أنْ نَسْتَعْجِبَ

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