Definition of 'apply'
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So do export controls apply to your business and how do you protect yourself? Computing (2010)The point about charges applies to these too. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Use before you apply mascara, or on its own. Times, Sunday Times (2017)As to the costs incurred, surely they could be better used applied to the homeless. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Plus you're asked when you apply for or renew your driving licence and when you pay your road tax. The Sun (2016)He added that the challenges of data privacy and the sharing of data need to be addressed effectively so businesses can apply the data they have. Computing (2010)What has been said about drivers also applies to pedestrians. An Alternative Approach to Allergies (1990) Use generously and apply daily to the greasy areas. The Natural Beauty Book - cruelty-free cosmetics to make at home (1991)You should ask the head for a copy and ask whether it applies only to fellow pupils. Times, Sunday Times (2009)These will also apply to your situation. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It was about attitude and applying ourselves in the right manner. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They have now applied to use the house for residential purposes. The Sun (2011)There is no pressure beyond the players being asked to apply themselves. The Sun (2016)The same situation did not apply to his action against the commercial broadcaster. Times, Sunday Times (2012) About to apply for the marriage allowance? Times, Sunday Times (2015)Rail restrictions apply please ask reservations for details. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The same situation applies to nuclear power. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Booking conditions apply please ask reservations for full details. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The same mechanics apply to situations where there is an overload of mental activity. POSITIVELY FEARLESS: Breaking free of the fears that hold you back (2001)His arguments about probabilities still apply. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The policy now applies only to about a third of its people but has produced the problem of a rapidly ageing population. The Sun (2009)Of course, not all of these changes apply to all persons and groups in all societies. Macrosociology: An Introduction to Human Societies (1995)There was a phrase that used to be applied to such people: moral insanity. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This month the university has its first intake of mobile computing technology, business enterprise and applied theology students. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We can all do more to manage our time and energy in life by using all the same savvy tools we would apply to any business problem. Christianity Today (2000)A 15 per person booking fee applies. The Sun (2008)The change to my inner wellbeing came when I applied beauty to business. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This means that the knowledge you gain from this book can be applied in any business situation, although some interpretation may be necessary in specific circumstances. Finance for the Non-Financial Manager (1989)Still, the form of reasoning a young person typically applies to moral problems should have at least some connection with real-life choices. The Developing Child (7th edn.) (1995)
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Translations for 'apply'
British English: apply /əˈplaɪ/ VERB
If you apply for something or to something, you ask to be allowed to have it or do it.
I am continuing to apply for jobs.
They may apply to join the organization.
- American English: apply
- Arabic: يَتَقَدَّمُ بِطَلَب
- Brazilian Portuguese: solicitar
- Chinese: 申请
- Croatian: prijaviti se
- Czech: podat žádost
- Danish: ansøge
- Dutch: solliciteren
- European Spanish: solicitar trabajo
- Finnish: hakea työpaikkaa tms.
- French: postuler
- German: bewerben (sich)
- Greek: υποβάλλω αίτηση
- Italian: richiedere
- Japanese: 申し込む
- Korean: 신청하다
- Norwegian: søke
- Polish: złożyć podanie
- European Portuguese: candidatar-se
- Romanian: a aplica
- Russian: применять
- Spanish: solicitar
- Swedish: ansöka
- Thai: ประยุกต์ใช้
- Turkish: başvurmak
- Ukrainian: подавати заяву
- Vietnamese: làm đơn xin
Definition of apply from the Collins English Dictionary
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