استكف

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ك ف ف (k-f-f)

Verb[edit]

اِسْتَكَفَّ (istakaffa) X, non-past يَسْتَكِفُّ‎ (yastakiffu)

  1. to ask for alms, to cadge, to solicit, to practice begging
  2. to shade the eyes with the hand
  3. to coil (of a snake)
  4. to surround, to flock around

Conjugation[edit]