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apply
ə'plaɪ
Main
English Definition
(动) As a verb
  1. Ask (for something).
  2. Refer (a word or name) to a person or thing.
  3. Put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose.
  4. Apply to a surface.
  5. Give or convey physically.
  6. Ensure observance of laws and rules.
  7. Avail oneself to.
  8. Apply oneself to.
  9. Be pertinent or relevant or applicable.
  10. Be applicable to; as to an analysis.
Hyphenationap•ply
Part of Speech(动) verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (及物的动) transitive verb
Matching Results
申请shēnqǐngto apply for something; application (form etc)
要求yāoqiúto request; to require; to stake a claim; to ask; to demand
运用yùnyòngto use; to put to use
适用shìyòngto be applicable
勤奋qínfènhardworking; diligent
专心致志zhuānxīn zhì zhìwith single-hearted devotion (idiom)
ǎnto apply (medicinal powder to a wound); to cover up; to conceal
cháto apply (ointment, powder); to smear; to paint on
活用huóyòngto apply (knowledge etc) creatively and flexibly; to use a word flexibly (e.g. a noun as an adjective)
申领shēnlǐngto apply (for license, visa etc)
涂了túleto apply
涂上túshàngto apply; to smear on
应征yìngzhēngto apply (for a job); to reply to a job advertisement
to apply (paint etc); to smear; to daub; to blot out; to scribble; to scrawl; (literary) mud; street
应用yìngyòngto use; to apply; application; applicable
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