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abbreviation
abnormal
abolish
aboriginal
abort
abound
abrasion
abridge
abrupt
absorb
abstract
abundance
accelerate
accessory
acclaim
accommodate
accommodation
accompany
accord
accountable
accumulate
accuser
achieve
acquaint
acquire
acquisition
activate
acute
adapt
addict
adept
adequate
adhere
adjacent
adjoin
administer
administrate
admission
adolescence
advent
adverse
advertise
advocate
aerial
aesthetic
affiliate
affirm
affix
afflict
aggregate
agitation
agony
agreeable
airing
albeit
alienate
allege
allegiance
alleviate
allocate
allot
allowance
alloy
alongside
alphabetical
alter
alternate
altitude
amateur
amaze
ambiguity
ambiguous
ambitious
amend
amends
amid
amidst
ammunition
amphibian
ample
amplify
amuse
analogy
analyse
analytical
ancestor
anchor
anecdote
annihilate
annoy
annuity
antagonism
antarctic
anthem
anthology
anthropology
antibiotic
anticipate
anticipation
antonym
apologetic
apparatus
apparent
append
appendix
applaud
appliance
applicant
appraisal
appreciable
apprentice
approximate
apt
aptitude
aquarium
aquatic
arbitrary
arc
arch
archaic
architect
archives
ardent
arduous
arena
arise
armour
arouse
array
articulate
artificial
artillery
ascend
ascent
ascertain
ascribe
aspect
aspiration
aspire
assassination
assemble
assert
assess
asset
assign
assorted
assumption
assurance
astound
astronomy
asylum
athlete
atlas
attach
attain
attendance
attendant
attribute
audible
audit
auditorium
augment
authentic
author
authoritative
authorize
automate
automatic
automation
automobile
autonomy
auxiliary
avail
avalanche
avert
aviation
axis
backward
bacterium
badminton
baffle
ballot
bamboo
ban
bandage
banish
bankrupt
banquet
bark
barometer
barren
barricade
barrier
barter
batch
bathe
batter
bead
beautician
beforehand
beneficial
berth
beset
beverage
bewilder
bias
bibliography
bilateral
bilingual
bind
biography
bitumen
blaze
bleach
bleak
blend
blink
bloc
bloom
blossom
blot
blunder
blunt
blur
blush
boast
boil
bookcase
bookkeeper
bookstall
boost
boundary
bounty
bouquet
bowel
boycott
brace
brake
brashness
breach
breakthrough
breed
brew
brink
brisk
brochure
bronze
brood
browse
bruise
buckle
buffet
bulb
bulge
bulk
bulletin
bumper
bundle
bungalow
buoyant
bureaucracy
burgeon
burial
burrow
bustle
butcher
butterfly
bypass

Word and Definition List


abbreviation: Read
n.
(اختصار) shortening something by omitting parts of it

abnormal: Read
a. Syn. anomalous; unusual
(الشاذ) unusual; not typical; not normal

abolish: Read
v. Syn. cancel; annul
(إلغاء) cancel; put an end to; destroy completely

aboriginal: Read
a. Syn. primitive; native
(السكان الأصليين) being the first of its kind in a region; primitive; native

abort: Read
v. Syn. failure; terminate
(إفشال) stop; terminate before completion; terminate a pregnancy

abound: Read
v.
(تكثر) be full of; be plentiful

abrasion: Read
n. Syn. scratch; friction
(كشط) scratch; friction

abridge: Read
v. Syn. condense; shorten
(اختزال) condense; shorten; reduce length of written text

abrupt: Read
a. Syn. sudden; unforeseen
(مفاجئ) broken off; very steep; having sudden transitions from one subject to another

absorb: Read
v. Syn. monopolize; receive
(استيعاب) assimilate or incorporate; suck or drink up; occupy full attention

abstract: Read
a. Syn. theoretical; abstruse
(الملخص) theoretical; not concrete; not applied or practical; difficult to understand

abundance: Read
n. Syn. profusion; richness
(الوفرة) great or plentiful amount; fullness to overflowing

accelerate: Read
v. Syn. speed; hasten
(تسريع) move faster; cause to develop or progress more quickly; occur sooner than expected

accessory: Read
n. Syn. adjunct; appendage
(الكماليات) additional object; useful but not essential thing; subordinate or supplementary item

acclaim: Read
v. Syn. applaud
(اشادة) applaud; announce with great approval

accommodate: Read
v. Syn. adapt; oblige
(استيعاب) do a favor or service for; provide for; supply with; make suitable; adapt; allow for

accommodation: Read
n.
(الإقامة) living quarters provided for public convenience; something that meets a need; convenience

accompany: Read
v.
(تصاحب) travel with; be associated with

accord: Read
n. Syn. agreement; treaty
(اتفاق) settlement or compromise of conflicting opinions; written agreement between two states

accountable: Read
a.
(مساءلة) liable to being called to account; answerable; responsible; something that can be explained

accumulate: Read
v. Syn. collect
(معدومة) pile up; collect; mount up; increase

accuser: Read
n.
(المتهم) one who accuses; one who brings a charge of crime or fault

achieve: Read
v. Syn. accomplish; fulfill
(إقرار) gain with effort; accomplish; fulfill

acquaint: Read
v. Syn. Inform
(تعريف) inform about; cause to come to know personally; make familiar

acquire: Read
v. Syn. obtain; gain
(الصوتيات) gain through experience or effort; gain possession of; locate with tracking system

acquisition: Read
n. Syn. acquirement; attainment
(امتلاك) act of contracting or assuming or acquiring possession of something

activate: Read
v. Syn. encourage; stimulate
(تنشيط) make active or more active; stimulate; make radioactive

acute: Read
a. Syn. keen; sharp
(حاد) quickly perceptive; keen; having a sharp point or tip; extremely sharp or severe

adapt: Read
v. Syn. alter; modify
(التكيف) make fit for; change to suit a new purpose

addict: Read
v.
(المدمن) cause someone to become dependent; indulge in; be devoted to

adept: Read
a. Syn. competent; proficient
(بارعون) expert at; very skilled; having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude

adequate: Read
a. Syn. sufficient; enough
(كاف) sufficient; enough to meet a purpose

adhere: Read
v. Syn. stick; bond
(تمسكا) stick fast; stick to firmly; be compatible or in accordance with

adjacent: Read
a. Syn. adjoining; neighboring
(التقيد المجاورة) adjoining; neighboring; close to; lying near

adjoin: Read
v. Syn. attach
(تجاور) be next to; be contiguous to; border on

administer: Read
v. Syn. govern; supervise
(إدارة) govern; supervise; give or apply medications

administrate: Read
v.
(تول) administer; supply; supervise or be in charge of

admission: Read
n. Syn. admittance; entrance; access
(القبول) act or practice of admitting; power or permission to enter

adolescence: Read
n. Syn. youth; juvenescence
(المراهقة) state of growing up from childhood to manhood or womanhood; transitional period between youth and maturity

advent: Read
n. Syn. arrival
(مجيء) coming or arrival, especially of something extremely important

adverse: Read
a. Syn. unfavorable; hostile
(السلبية) in opposing direction; harmful or unfavorable; acting or serving to oppose

advertise: Read
v. Syn. notify
(الاعلان) give notice to; inform or apprise; make known; give public notice of

advocate: Read
v. Syn. urge; support
(الدعوة) speak, plead, or argue in favour of; plead for; push for something

aerial: Read
a.
(الجوي) of the air or atmosphere; produced by or found in the air; performed in the air

aesthetic: Read
a. Syn. artistic; elegant
(الجمالية) elegant or tasteful; of or concerning appreciation of beauty or good taste

affiliate: Read
v. Syn. associate; incorporate
(انضم) associate; incorporate

affirm: Read
v. Syn. assert; confirm
(يؤكدان) assert; confirm

affix: Read
v. Syn. fasten; attach
(يضعوا) fasten; append; add on; secure to something

afflict: Read
v. Syn. plague; suffer; torment
(تصيب) cause pain, suffering or distress

aggregate: Read
v. Syn. gather; accumulate
(مجموع) gather into a mass, sum, or whole; amount to

agitation: Read
n. Syn. anxiety; disturbance
(التحريض) anxiety; extreme emotional disturbance

agony: Read
n.
(مقبول) extreme pain of mind or body; anguish; last struggle of life; death struggle

agreeable: Read
a. Syn. pleasing; acceptable
(مقبول) ready to consent or submit; acceptable

airing: Read
a.
(بث) exposure to air for freshening or drying; exposure to public attention; radio or television broadcast

albeit: Read
ad.
(ولو) even though; although; notwithstanding

alienate: Read
v. Syn. estrange; transfer; separate
(ينفر) cause to become unfriendly or hostile; transfer property or ownership; isolate or dissociate emotionally

allege: Read
v. Syn. affirm
(يزعم) state without proof; assert to be true

allegiance: Read
n. Syn. loyalty; fidelity
(الولاء) loyalty to a nation, sovereign, or cause; fidelity to any person or thing; devotion

alleviate: Read
v. Syn. relieve; moderate; reduce
(تخفيف) provide physical relief, as from pain; make easier; remove in part

allocate: Read
v. Syn. assign
(تخصيص) assign; distribute according to plan

allot: Read
v. Syn. distribute
(تخصيص) parcel out in parts or portions; distribute to each individual concerned; assign as a share or lot

allowance: Read
n. Syn. authorization; permission
(البدل) approval; act of allowing, granting, or admitting

alloy: Read
v. Syn. combine; mix
(سبائك) combine; mix; make less pure; lessen or moderate

alongside: Read
ad.
(جنبا إلى جنب مع) along or by the side; side by side with

alphabetical: Read
a.
(هجائي) arranged in customary order of the letters of a language

alter: Read
v. Syn. modify; change; convert
(تعديل) modify; cause to change; make different; convert

alternate: Read
a. Syn. substitute
(المناوب) happening or following in turns; succeeding each other continuously; substitute

altitude: Read
n. Syn. elevation; height
(ارتفاع) elevation especially above sea level; height

amateur: Read
a. Syn. nonprofessional; inexpert
(الهواة) nonprofessional; lacking the skill of a professional, as in an art

amaze: Read
v. Syn. stun; astonish; shock
(تدهش) astonish; affect with wonder

ambiguity: Read
n.
(الغموض) state of being ambiguous; doubtfulness or uncertainty

ambiguous: Read
a.
(غامضة) unclear or doubtful in meaning

ambitious: Read
a. Syn. aspiring; enterprising
(طموح) aspiring; having a strong desire for success or achievement

amend: Read
v. Syn. correct; improve
(تعديل) change for the better; improve; remove faults or errors

amends: Read
n.
(تعدل) compensation for a loss or injury; recompense; reparation

amid: Read
ad. Syn. among
(والاضطراب) in the middle of; among; surrounded by

amidst: Read
ad. Syn. amid; among
(وسط) amid; in the middle of; among

ammunition: Read
n. Syn. weapon
(ذخيرة) military stores or provisions; articles used in weapons, as powder, balls, shot, shells

amphibian: Read
a.
(البرمائيات) able to live both on land and in water

ample: Read
a. Syn. abundant
(افرة) more than enough in size or scope or capacity; fairly large

amplify: Read
v. Syn. intensify; increase
(تضخيم) broaden or clarify by expanding; intensify; make larger or more powerful; increase

amuse: Read
v. Syn. absorb; distract; bewilder
(يروق) occupy in an agreeable, pleasing, or entertaining fashion; cause laughter or be funny; delude or deceive

analogy: Read
n. Syn. similarity; parallelism
(القياس) similarity in some respects; comparison based on similarity

analyse: Read
v.
(تحليل) resolve anything complex into its elements; separate into parts for purpose of examination of each separately

analytical: Read
a.
(تحليلية) of analysis; resolving into elements or parts

ancestor: Read
n. Syn. forefather; forebear
(سلف) forefather; forebear; forerunner or predecessor

anchor: Read
v. Syn. fasten
(مرساة) secure or fasten firmly; be fixed in place; narrate or coordinate

anecdote: Read
n. Syn. episode; story
(حكاية) short account of amusing or interesting event; short narrative; secret story of history or biography

annihilate: Read
v. Syn. destroy
(إبادة) destroy completely; reduce to nonexistence

annoy: Read
v. Syn. disturb; irritate
(السنوي) disturb, especially by minor irritations; irritate

annuity: Read
n.
(الأقساط) annual payment of allowance or income; periodical payment, amounting to a fixed sum in each year

antagonism: Read
n. Syn. hostility; enmity
(العداء) active resistance; condition of being an opposing principle, force, or factor

antarctic: Read
a.
(يؤذون القطب الجنوبي) opposite to the northern or arctic pole; relating to the southern pole or to the region near it

anthem: Read
n. Syn. song; hymn
(النشيد الوطني) song of praise or patriotism; song of devotion or loyalty

anthology: Read
n. Syn. collection
(مختارات) book of literary selections by various authors

anthropology: Read
n.
(انثروبولوجي) social science that studies origins and social relationships of human beings

antibiotic: Read
a. Syn. antibacterial
(مضادات الحيوية) of or relating to chemical substance that kills microorganisms and cures infections

anticipate: Read
v. Syn. expect; predict
(بتوقع) act in advance of; deal with ahead of time; predict

anticipation: Read
n. Syn. expectation
(التوقع) something expected; pleasurable expectation; wishing with confidence

antonym: Read
n.
(متناقض) word of opposite meaning; counter term

apologetic: Read
a.
(ولي) offering or expressing an apology or excuse; serving as or containing a formal justification or defense

apparatus: Read
n. Syn. equipment
(جهاز) a group of parts that work together to perform given function; appliance or device for particular purpose

apparent: Read
a. Syn. visible
(الرابطة) capable of being seen, or easily seen; open to view; visible to eye

append: Read
v. Syn. attach
(إلحاق) attach; add as supplement or appendix

appendix: Read
n. Syn. appendage; adjunct; concomitant
(ملحق) something appended or added

applaud: Read
v. Syn. clap; acclaim
(دورية نشيد) acclaim; express approval, especially by clapping the hands

appliance: Read
n.
(الأجهزة) durable goods for home or office use; device or instrument for household use

applicant: Read
n. Syn. candidate
(مقدم الطلب) candidate

appraisal: Read
n. Syn. assessment; evaluation
(التقييم الشاملان) assessment; evaluation; the classification of someone or something with respect to its worth

appreciable: Read
a. Syn. considerable; perceptible
(ملموس) considerable; perceptible

apprentice: Read
n.
(المبتدئ) works for an expert to learn a trade; beginner; learner

approximate: Read
v. Syn. approach
(الرابطة) approach; come near

apt: Read
a. Syn. appropriate; suitable
(الرابطة) likely; exactly suitable; appropriate; quick to learn or understand

aptitude: Read
n. Syn. intelligence; talent
(الموهبه) inherent ability; quickness in learning and understanding

aquarium: Read
n.
(تقارب الحوض) tank or pool or bowl filled with water for keeping live fish and underwater animals

aquatic: Read
a. Syn. watery
(معقوف) consisting of, relating to, or being in water

arbitrary: Read
a. Syn. capricious; impulse
(التعسفي) randomly chosen; determined by chance or impulse, and not by reason or principle

arc: Read
n.
(القوس) continuous portion of a circle; something curved in shape

arch: Read
n.
(ولي القوس) any part of a curved line

archaic: Read
a. Syn. antiquated
(قديمة) no longer current or applicable; antiquated

architect: Read
n.
(مركز البحوث الزراعية معماري) one who designs and supervises the construction of buildings or other large structures

archives: Read
n.
(أرشيف) public records; place where public records are kept

ardent: Read
a. Syn. intense; passionate; zealous
(شاقة) displaying or by strong enthusiasm or devotion; passionate

arduous: Read
a. Syn. hard; strenuous
(شاقة) demanding great effort or labor; difficult

arena: Read
n.
(الساحة) playing field where sports events take place; large structure for open-air sports or entertainments

arise: Read
v. Syn. spring
(نشأت) come up from a lower to a higher position; come above the horizon; spring up; come into action

armour: Read
n.
(الدروع) defensive covering, as of metal, wood, or leather, worn to protect the body against weapons

arouse: Read
v. Syn. excite; stimulate; awake
(إثارة) excite; stimulate; awaken from or as if from sleep

array: Read
v. Syn. marshal
(مجموعة) set out for display or use; place in orderly arrangement

articulate: Read
a. Syn. effective; distinct
(التعبير) expressing oneself easily in clear and effective language

artificial: Read
a. Syn. unreal
(اصطناعية) made by humans; produced rather than natural.

artillery: Read
n.
(المدفعية) large weapons, such as cannon and missile launchers operated by crews; branch of army in use of large weapons

ascend: Read
v. Syn. climb; mount
(يصعد) climb; mount

ascent: Read
n.
(الصعود) upward slope or grade; movement upward

ascertain: Read
v. Syn. discover; insure
(التأكد) find out for certain; discover with certainty; make sure of

ascribe: Read
v. Syn. refer; attribute; assign
(صقه) inscribe or dedicate; attribute to a specified cause, source, or origin; assign as a quality

aspect: Read
n. Syn. respect; facet
(الجانب) distinct feature or element in a problem; a way in which something can be viewed by the mind

aspiration: Read
n. Syn. ambition; longing
(طموح) ambition; longing

aspire: Read
v. Syn. dream; seek
(يطمح) seek to attain; long for; strive toward an end

assassination: Read
n.
(اغتيال) act of assassinating; killing by treacherous violence; murder of public figure by surprise attack

assemble: Read
v. Syn. gather
(تجميع) put together; bring or call together into a group or whole

assert: Read
v. Syn. declare
(تأكيد) declare or state with confidence; put oneself forward boldly

assess: Read
v. Syn. estimate; judge
(قياس الأداء) estimate value; judge worth of something

asset: Read
n. Syn. properties; advantage
(الأصول) properties; advantage; useful or valuable quality

assign: Read
v. Syn. appoint; allot
(تعيين) appoint; allot; make over; point out authoritatively or exactly

assorted: Read
a. Syn. varied; miscellaneous
(متنوعة) varied; miscellaneous

assumption: Read
n. Syn. hypothesis; supposition
(افتراض) something taken for accepted as true without proof; taking over or taking possession of

assurance: Read
n. Syn. certainty; confidence; insurance; guaranty
(ضمان) promise or pledge; certainty; self-confidence; freedom from doubt

astound: Read
v. Syn. surprise; shock
(أذهل) affect with wonder; surprise; shock

astronomy: Read
n.
(علم الفلك) branch of physics that studies celestial bodies and universe as a whole

asylum: Read
n. Syn. protection
(اللجوء) place of refuge or shelter; protection

athlete: Read
n.
(رياضي) sports man; one who contended for prize in public games

atlas: Read
n.
(تأسلي أطلس) a bound volume of maps, charts, or tables

attach: Read
v. Syn. fasten; annex
(ترفق) fasten; annex; be in contact with

attain: Read
v. Syn. gain
(منتبهة) achieve or accomplish; gain

attendance: Read
n.
(الحضور) act of being present

attendant: Read
n. Syn. aide; servant
(يصاحب) aide; servant; accompanying; person who participates in a meeting

attribute: Read
n. Syn. trait
(سمة) essential quality; reputation; honor

audible: Read
a. Syn. perceptible; discernible
(حجية) perceptible; heard or perceptible by the ear

audit: Read
n.
(التدقيق) examination of accounts; adjustment or correction of accounts

auditorium: Read
n.
(القاعة) area of theater or concert hall where audience sits

augment: Read
v. Syn. increase
(زيادة) make greater, as in size, extent, or quantity

authentic: Read
a. Syn. genuine; real; valid; trustworthy
(حجية) not counterfeit or copied; valid; trustworthy

author: Read
n.
(جاذبية الكاتب) beginner, former, or first mover of anything; creator; originator; one who composes or writes book or composer

authoritative: Read
a.
(حجية) having weight of authority; peremptory and dictatorial

authorize: Read
v. Syn. empower; sanction
(تأذن) empower; give permission for; sanction

automate: Read
v.
(أتمتة) replace or enhance human labor with machines

automatic: Read
a. Syn. automated; mechanized; involuntary
(أوتوماتيكية) mechanized; operating with minimal human intervention; independent of external control

automation: Read
n.
(ميكنة) act or process of converting the controlling of a machine or device to a more automatic system, such as computer or electronic controls

automobile: Read
n.
(سيارات) self-propelled vehicle suitable for use on street or roadway

autonomy: Read
n. Syn. independence; liberty
(الإستقلالية) independence; self-government or the right of self-government; self-determination

auxiliary: Read
a. Syn. aiding; supplementary
(الحكم الذاتي مساعدة) helper, additional or subsidiary

avail: Read
v. Syn. profit; promote
(جدوى) turn to advantage of; be of service to; profit; promote

avalanche: Read
n.
(الانهيار) great mass of falling snow and ice

avert: Read
v. Syn. prevent
(القفص) prevent; turn or cause to turn off or away

aviation: Read
n. Syn. flying; flight; aeronautics
(طيران) art or science of flying; flight; aeronautics

axis: Read
n. Syn. shaft; pivot
(محور) the center around which something rotates; pivot

backward: Read
a.
(الى الوراء) directed to the back or rear; unwilling; averse; reluctant; hesitating; undeveloped

bacterium: Read
n.
(بكتيريا) single celled organism with no nucleus

badminton: Read
n.
(الريشة) game played on a court with light long-handled rackets

baffle: Read
v. Syn. frustrate; perplex
(إرباك) frustrate as by confusing or perplexing; impede force or movement of

ballot: Read
n.
(الاقتراع) printed or written ticket used in voting; act of voting; whole number of votes cast at an election

bamboo: Read
n.
(الخيزران) plant of the family of grasses, and genus Bambusa, growing in tropical countries

ban: Read
n. Syn. Prohibition
(حظر) official prohibition; decree that prohibits something

bandage: Read
n.
(ضمادة) strip of woven material, used in dressing and binding up wounds

banish: Read
v. Syn. dispel
(ممنوع) drive out; drive away; compel to depart; dispel

bankrupt: Read
a.
(افلاس) penniless, without any money; financially ruined

banquet: Read
n. Syn. feast
(مأدبة) feast; entertainment of eating and drinking

bark: Read
n. Syn. yelp; howl
(اللحاء) sound made by a dog; harsh sound uttered by a dog

barometer: Read
n.
(البارومتر) instrument for determining the weight or pressure of the atmosphere

barren: Read
a. Syn. desolate
(جرداء) desolate; fruitless and unproductive; lacking

barricade: Read
n. Syn. obstacle
(حاجز) hastily put together defensive barrier; obstacle

barrier: Read
n. Syn. obstacle; hindrance; hurdle
(العدوانية حاجز) obstacle; structure built to bar passage; boundary or limit

barter: Read
v. Syn. trade; exchange
(مقايضة) trade goods or services without the exchange of money

batch: Read
n.
(دفعة) quantity of bread baked at one time; a collection of things or persons to be handled together

bathe: Read
v. Syn. lave; immerse
(الاستحمام) wash by immersion, as in a bath; subject to bath; lave; immerse or cover one's self

batter: Read
v.
(العجين) beat with successive blows; beat repeatedly and with violence

bead: Read
n. Syn. pearl; drops; droplet
(حبة) small piece of material, such as glass, plastic, or wood, that is pierced for stringing

beautician: Read
n.
(التجميل) one skilled in giving cosmetic treatments; one who does hair styling, manicures, and other beauty treatments

beforehand: Read
ad. Syn. previously; aforetime
(مسبقا) in state of anticipation; in advance; by way of preparation

beneficial: Read
a. Syn. helpful; useful
(مفيدة) helpful; tending to promote physical well-being

berth: Read
n.
(الرصيف) space for ship to dock or anchor; allotted place; place to sleep or stay; appointment or job

beset: Read
v. Syn. harass; attack
(تعاني) attack from all sides; trouble persistently; hem in

beverage: Read
n. Syn. refreshment
(المشروبات) liquids for drinking, usually excluding water; refreshment

bewilder: Read
v. Syn. confuse
(يذهل) lead into perplexity or confusion; perplex with mazes

bias: Read
n. Syn. prejudice; preference
(التحيز) preference or inclination, especially one that inhibits impartial judgment; influence in unfair way

bibliography: Read
n.
(فهرس) list of works of a specific author or publisher; list of writings relating to a given subject

bilateral: Read
a. Syn. mutual; lateral
(ثنائي اللغة) two-sided; mutual

bilingual: Read
n.
(ثنائي اللغة) using or able to use two languages, especially with equal or nearly equal fluency

bind: Read
v. Syn. contract; cohere; stick
(الثنائية ربط) tie, or confine with a cord, band, or chain; make fast; contract; cohere or stick together

biography: Read
n.
(السيرة الذاتية) an account of the series of events making up a person's life; accounts of people's life

bitumen: Read
n.
(القار) mineral pitch; black, tarry substance, burning with a bright flame

blaze: Read
n. Syn. flame
(الحريق) brilliant burst of fire; destructive fire; flame

bleach: Read
v. Syn. whiten; blanch
(بليتش) make white or colorless; blanch

bleak: Read
a. Syn. cold; cheerless
(التجديف) cold or cheerless; unlikely to be favorable

blend: Read
n. Syn. combination; mixture
(مزيج) combination; mixture; forming uniform mixture

blink: Read
v. Syn. wink
(طرفة) shut eyes briefly; wink

bloc: Read
n.
(تكتل) a group of nations, parties, or persons united for common action

bloom: Read
n. Syn. flower; blossom
(بلوم) flower; blossom; best time of youth; period of greatest prosperity or productivity

blossom: Read
n.
(الزهرة) reproductive organ of plants, especially one having showy or colorful parts

blot: Read
n.
(لطخة) spot or stain, as of ink on paper; blur; weak point or failing

blunder: Read
n. Syn. error
(خطأ) serious mistake typically caused by ignorance or confusion

blunt: Read
a. Syn. insensitive
(حادة) having a dull edge or end; not sharp; lacking in feeling; insensitive

blur: Read
n. Syn. stain; dim
(استحى) something that is hazy and indistinct to the sight or mind; dim, confused appearance; moral stain or blot

blush: Read
v.
(استحى) become rosy or reddish; turn red, as if in embarrassment or shame

boast: Read
v. Syn. brag; vaunt
(طمس تباهى) show off oneself; speak of with excessive pride

boil: Read
v.
(تغلي) be agitated; pass from a liquid to vapor when heated; be excited with passion; heat in water

bookcase: Read
n.
(خزانة) case with shelves for holding books, especially one with glazed doors

bookkeeper: Read
n.
(محاسب) one who keeps accounts; one who has charge of keeping books and accounts in an office

bookstall: Read
n.
(الكشك) stall where books are sold, as on a street; table with enclosed sides, for displaying books for sale

boost: Read
v. Syn. raise; advance
(بوشت) raise; advance; push or shove upward

boundary: Read
n. Syn. border; frontier
(خط الحدود) dividing line; border; frontier

bounty: Read
n. Syn. kindness; virtue
(فضل) goodness, kindness; virtue; liberality in giving

bouquet: Read
n. Syn. bunch
(باقة) small cluster or arrangement of flowers; an arrangement of flowers that is usually given as a present

bowel: Read
n.
(الأمعاء) a part or division of intestine; interior of something; any internal organ of the body, as the stomach, liver, brain

boycott: Read
v.
(مقاطعة) refrain from buying or using

brace: Read
n.
(قوس) something which holds anything tightly or supports it firmly, as bandage, cord, or rod;

brake: Read
n.
(الفرامل) a piece of mechanism for retarding or stopping motion by friction

brashness: Read
n.
(الجرأة) characteristic of being brash; trait of being rash and hasty; tasteless showiness

breach: Read
n. Syn. violation; infringement
(خرق) breaking of contract or duty

breakthrough: Read
n.
(انفراجه) act of overcoming or penetrating an obstacle or restriction

breed: Read
v. Syn. raise; hatch; mate
(تولد) raise; produce offspring; give birth to or hatch; mate

brew: Read
v. Syn. boil; cook
(المشروب) boil or seethe; cook; be in a state of preparation; be mixing, forming, or gathering

brink: Read
n. Syn. verge; border
(برينك) edge, margin, or border of a steep place verge

brisk: Read
a. Syn. energetic; swift
(انتعش) marked by speed, liveliness, and vigor; energetic; swift; keen or sharp in speech or manner

brochure: Read
n. Syn. pamphlet
(كتيب) pamphlet; small book usually having paper cover

bronze: Read
n.
(البرونز) an alloy of copper and tin and sometimes other elements

brood: Read
v.
(الحضنة) think long and anxiously; be in a state of gloomy, serious thought

browse: Read
v. Syn. graze
(تصفح) graze; skim or glance at casually

bruise: Read
v.
(كدمة) injure, as by a blow or collision; contuse; fight with the fists

buckle: Read
v. Syn. fold; fasten; distort
(مهدها) fold or collapse; bend out of shape, as under pressure or from heat

buffet: Read
n.
(بوفيه) table with food set out for people to serve themselves; meal at which people help themselves to food that's been set out

bulb: Read
n.
(لمبة) rounded part of a cylindrical structure; electric lamp consisting of a glass ball

bulge: Read
v.
(نتوء) cause to curve outward; swell up; stick out; protrude

bulk: Read
n. Syn. majority; mass
(صب) majority; main part; volume; mass

bulletin: Read
n.
(النشرة) brief statement of facts; any public notice or announcement; a periodical publication

bumper: Read
n.
(اقية) something as bars at edges to absorb shock and prevent serious damage

bundle: Read
n. Syn. packet; parcel
(ربطة) packet; a package of things tied together; a large sum of money

bungalow: Read
n.
(طابق واحد) small house or cottage usually having a single story and attic

buoyant: Read
a.
(ازدهار) able to float; cheerful and optimistic

bureaucracy: Read
n.
(بيروقراطية) over-regulated administrative system

burgeon: Read
v. Syn. thrive; mushroom
(تبرعم) grow forth; send out buds; grow or develop rapidly

burial: Read
n. Syn. grave
(دفن) grave or tomb; ritual placing of a corpse in a grave; concealing something under the ground

burrow: Read
n. Syn. tunnel; den
(بورو) tunnel; hole in the ground made by an animal for shelter; dig; move through by or as by digging

bustle: Read
v. Syn. teem
(صخب) move or cause to move energetically and busily; teem

butcher: Read
n. Syn. slaughterer
(جزار) one whose job is to kill animals for food; one who kills in large numbers, or with unusual cruelty; vendor, especially on train or in theater

butterfly: Read
n.
(فراشة) insect typically having a slender body with broad colorful wings

bypass: Read
n.
(تجاوز) channel used to conduct gas or liquid around another pipe or a fixture; conductor having low resistance in parallel