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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ص و ب(ṣ-w-b).

VerbEdit

صَوَّبَ (ṣawwaba) II, non-past يُصَوِّبُ‎‎ (yuṣawwibu)

  1. (transitive) to point or direct a weapon, etc. towards an object
  2. (transitive) to consider right
  3. (transitive) to correct

ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

صَوْب (ṣawbm

  1. side, direction

DeclensionEdit

PrepositionEdit

صَوْبَ (ṣawba)

  1. in the direction of, towards
    • 2017 December 15, “صور – 4 شهداء في الضفة الغربية وقطاع غزة”, in Al-Quds[1]:
      أطلقت قوات الاحتلال النيران بكثافة صوب الشاب ما أدى إلى إصابته بجروح بالغة الخطورة.‎‎
      The occupation forces launched the fire densely towards the young man which lead to serious wounds being inflicted on him.

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