ضيق

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See also: ضيفand صيف

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ض ي ق(ḍ-y-q).

Pronunciation 1[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dˤaj.jiq/
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

ضَيِّق (ḍayyiq) (feminine ضَيِّقَة(ḍayyiqa), masculine plural ضَيِّقُون(ḍayyiqūn), feminine plural ضَيِّقَات(ḍayyiqāt), elative أَضْيَق(ʾaḍyaq))

  1. narrow, strait
  2. restrained, pressed
  3. thronged
  4. severe
  5. avaricious, miserly
Antonyms[edit]
Declension[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  1. North Levantine: دايق

Pronunciation 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

ضَيْق or ضِيق (ḍayq or ḍīqm

  1. strait, distress, poverty
  2. anxiety
  3. doubt
Declension[edit]

Pronunciation 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

ضَيَّقَ (ḍayyaqa) II, non-past يُضَيِّقُ‎‎ (yuḍayyiqu)

  1. to narrow, to tighten, to narrow down
Conjugation[edit]

Moroccan Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic ضَيِّق(ḍayyiq).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ضيق (ḍiyyaq) (feminine ضيقة(ḍiyyqa), masculine plural ضيقين(ḍiyyqīn), feminine plural ضيقات(ḍiyyqāt), elative أضيق(ʔaḍyaq) or ضيق (ḍyaq))

  1. narrow
    Antonym: واسع(wāsaʕ)

South Levantine Arabic[edit]

Root
ض ي ق

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic ضَيِّق(ḍayyiq).

Adjective[edit]

ضيّق (ḍayyeʔ) (feminine ضيقة(ḍayyʔa), elative أضيق(ʔaḍyaʔ))

  1. narrow
    Antonyms: واسع(wāseʕ, spacious), عريض(ʕarīḍ, broad)