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have

verb
 
strong /hæv/ weak /həv/ ( present participle having, past tense and past participle had)
A1 ( also have got) used for saying what or who is yours
عِنده
We have two children. Laura has beautiful blue eyes. I had a bike, but I sold it.
A1 ( also have got) If you have a particular illness, you are suffering from it.
عِنده
I have a bad cold.
A1 to eat or drink something
يَاكُل / يَشرَب
I had a drink of water.
B1 ( also have got) used to talk about the position of something in relation to a person or thing
يَملُك / لَدَيْهِ
He had a pen in his hand. She had a baby with her.
B1 to cause something to be in a particular state
يحُضّر
He had dinner ready by the time we got home.
have to do something; have got to do something A2 to need to do something
يَجِب أن / لابُدّ أن
I have to go to work now. Do we have to finish this today?
have difficulty, fun, problems, etc. A2 used with nouns to say that someone experiences something
لَدَيْهِ صُعوبة، مَرَح، مَشاكِل، إلخ
We had a great time at the beach.
have a baby A2 to give birth to a baby
تُنجِب
have a bath, sleep, walk, etc. A2 used with nouns to say that someone does something
يَأخُذ حَمّاما، يَنام، يَمشي، إلخ
Can I have a quick shower?
have a nap, walk, look, etc. used with some nouns to say that someone does something
يُقَيّل، يَنام، يَمشي، يَنظُر، إلخ
Can I have a quick shower?
have something cleaned, repaired, etc. B1 to arrange for someone to do something for you
يَأمُر بِتَنظيف، يَأمُر بإصلاح، إلخ
I’m having my hair cut this afternoon. I’m having the house painted.
have something stolen, taken, etc. B1 If you have something stolen, taken, etc., someone takes something that belongs to you.
سُرِقَ، أُخِذَ
She had her car stolen last week.
have a question, idea, etc. to think of a question, idea, etc.
عِنده سُؤال، فِكرة، إلخ
I suddenly had an idea.
to arrange for someone to visit you in your home
يَزور
We had David and Amy over for dinner last week.
(Definition of have verb from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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