Translation of "apply" - English-Japanese dictionary

apply

verb uk /əˈplaɪ/ us /əˈplɑɪ/ present participle applying, past tense and past participle applied

B1 to officially ask for something

申し込む, 申請する, 応募する
I’ve applied for a job.

to affect a particular person or situation

適用する, 当てはまる
This law only applies to married people.

to spread something on a surface

(ペンキや接着剤など)を塗る
Apply the paint to a clean, dry surface.

(Translation of “apply” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)