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Translation of "do" - English-Arabic dictionary

do

verb   /duː/ ( present participle doing, past tense did, past participle done)
A1 to perform an action يَعْمَل / يَقوم بِعَمَل Go upstairs and do your homework.
A1 to perform a type of exercise or activity يَعْمَل / يَقوم بِعَمَل She does yoga three times a week.
A2 to make or prepare something يَعْمَل / يُحَضِّر Max’s Café does great sandwiches.
A2 used for talking or asking about how healthy, happy, or successful someone is فِعل يُستَخدَم لِلكَلام أو لِلسؤال عن شخص ما “How is your niece doing?” “She’s doing really well, thanks.”
A1 UK to study a subject يُدرُس Diana did history at university.
do the cleaning, cooking, etc. A1 to perform a job in the house يَقوم بالتَنظيف، بالطهو، إلخ I do the cooking, but Joe does most of the cleaning.
what do you, does she, etc. do? A1 used to ask what someone’s job is ماذا يَفعَل هَذا الشَخص (لِلسؤال عَن الوَظيفة) “What do you do?” “I’m a doctor.”
do badly/well B1 to not succeed, or to succeed يُوَفَّق / لا يُوَفَّق Sam did very well in his exam.
do your hair, make-up, etc. B1 to make your hair, make-up, etc. look nice يُصفّف شَعره، تَضع مَكياجا، إلخ It takes him half an hour to do his hair in the morning.
do your hair, makeup, etc. to make your hair, makeup, etc. look nice يُصفّف شَعره، تَضع مَكياجا، إلخ I need to do my hair before we go out.
be/have to do with something to be related to something لَه عِلاقة بـِ She lacks confidence and I think that has to do with her childhood.
have to do with something to be related to something لَه عِلاقة بـِ Our profits are down, which has to do with poor sales.
do someone good to have a good effect on someone يُفيد شَخصاً ما A holiday would do you good.
will do will be satisfactory يَفي بالغَرَض / يُناسِب You don’t have to pay now. Next week will do.
could do with someone/something to need or want someone or something يَحتاج إلى I could do with a few days off work.
(Definition of do verb from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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