English → English - apply

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v. make a request; implement; put to use; enforce; spread on a surface (such as paint, ointment, etc.); refer; (Medicine) place, lay (e.g.: "apply the hand to the chest")

English → Spanish - apply

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v. aplicar, emplear, poner en práctica; tener aplicación, pertenecer; ejercer

English → French - apply

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v. s'adresser à, postuler un emploi; appliquer; se comporter

English → German - apply

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v. anwenden, verwenden, verwerten, anlegen, auftragen; betätigen; sich wenden, zutreffen

English → Indonesian - apply

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v. melamar, meminang, memakai, menggunakan, mempergunakan, menerapkan, menerap, menterapkan, menterap, menginjak, memberi, memasangkan, membubuhi, berlaku, memperuntukkan

English → Italian - apply

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v. applicare; usare, azionare, far funzionare; mettere; dedicare; avvicinare, mettere in contatto con

English → Polish - apply

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v. zastosować, przykładać, smarować, zastosowanie: mieć zastosowanie, starać się, dotyczyć, odnosić się, zaaplikować, zastosowywać, przyłożyć

English → Portuguese - apply

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v. aplicar; adotar; referir-se; solicitar

English → Romanian - apply

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v. aplica, pune, folosi, pune în practică, practica, administra, lipi, apleca: se apleca, adapta: se adapta

English → Russian - apply

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г. применять, использовать, употреблять; прикладывать, прилагать, касаться; обращаться, относиться; заниматься, направлять свое внимание, налечь

English → Turkish - apply

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f. başvurmak, uygun düşmek, müracaat etmek, uygun olmak, gitmek (birine), ilgisi olmak, ilgili olmak, uygulamak; sürmek, kullanmak; yapıştırmak (bant)

English → Ukrainian - apply

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v. просити, заява: подавати заяву, застосовувати, використувати, вживати, прикладати, накладати, працювати: старанно працювати, зосередитися, присвятити себе, зв'язувати, пристосовувати, напружувати, стосовуватися, відноситися, співвідносити, застосовуватися, зголошуватися, ставити, уживати

English → Dutch - apply

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ww. solliciteren, aanbieden; toepassen; gebruiken; gelden

English → Greek - apply

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ρήμ. επιθέτω, απευθύνομαι, εφαρμόζω, κάνω αίτηση

English → Arabic - apply

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‏طبق، تطبق، خصص لغرض، وضع، نشر، قدم طلبا‏

English → Chinese - apply

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(动) 涂, 敷; 应用; 将...铺在表面; 实施; 适用; 申请

English → Chinese - apply

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(動) 塗, 敷; 應用; 將...鋪在表面; 實施; 適用; 申請

English → Hindi - apply

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v. प्रार्थना-पत्र देना, प्रार्थना-पत्र भेजना, लगाना, लागू करना

English → Japanese - apply

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(動) 申し込む; 当てる; 利かせる

English → Korean - apply

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동. 신청하다, 의뢰하다; 적용하다, 응용하다, 실행하다

English → Vietnamese - apply

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v. ghép, ứng dụng, chuyên chú, xin việc làm, dán, cầu cứu, gắn

Definition of apply

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Verb
1. To lay or place; to put or adjust (one thing to another);—with to; as, to apply the hand to the breast; to apply medicaments to a diseased part of the body.
2. To put to use; to use or employ for a particular purpose, or in a particular case; to appropriate; to devote; as, to apply money to the payment of a debt.
3. To make use of, declare, or pronounce, as suitable, fitting, or relative; as, to apply the testimony to the case; to apply an epithet to a person.
4. To fix closely; to engage and employ diligently, or with attention; to attach; to incline.
5. To betake; to address; to refer; generally used reflexively.
6. To submit oneself as a candidate (with the adposition "to" designating the recipient of the submission, and the adposition "for" designating the position).
I recently applied to the tavern for a job as a bartender.
Most of the colleges she applied to were ones she thought she had a good chance of getting into.
Many of them don't know it, but almost a third of the inmates are eligible to apply for parole or work-release programs.
7. To pertain or be relevant to a specified individual or group.
That rule only applies to foreigners.
8. To busy; to keep at work; to ply.
9. To visit.
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Verb Forms

Present participle: applying
Present: apply (3.person: applies)
Past: applied
Future: will apply
Present conditional: would apply
Present Perfect: have applied (3.person: has applied)
Past Perfect: had applied
Future Perfect: will have applied
Past conditional: would have applied
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