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apply

(ə'plī )

verb
ask (for something)
"He applied for a leave of absence"
"She applied for college"
"apply for a job"

verb
refer (a word or name) to a person or thing
"He applied this racial slur to me!"

verb
put into service
make work or employ (something) for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose
"use your head!"
"we only use Spanish at home"
"I can''t make use of this tool"
"Apply a magnetic field here"
"
This thinking was applied
verb
apply to a surface
"She applied paint to the back of the house"
"Put on make-up!"

verb
give or convey physically
"She gave him First Aid"
"I gave him a punch in the nose"

verb
ensure observance of laws and rules
"Apply the rules to everyone"


verb
avail oneself to
"apply a principle"
"practice a religion"
"use care when going down the stairs"
"use your common sense"
"practice non-violent resistance"

verb
apply oneself to
"Please apply yourself to your homework"

verb
be pertinent or relevant or applicable
"The same laws apply to you!"
"This theory holds for all irrational numbers"
"The same rules go for everyone"

verb
be applicable to
as to an analysis
"This theory lends itself well to our new data"




Antonime:
(verb) resist, relieve, defy, exempt, refuse, free



Sinonime:
(verb) employ, enforce, give, hold, implement, practice, use, utilize