apply[ uh-plahy ]SEE DEFINITION OF apply
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR APPLY
If you ever want to borrow this boat, you'll have to apply to me.
He did apply, and at the end of a month, no answer had been returned to his communication.
I did not, sir, apply it to a gentleman; I applied it to Mr Chatterton.
You may be almost the first girl to apply, or you may be among the latest, but not the too latest.
In my case, the minister himself proposed to apply for my testimonials.
Still, one must not begin to apply this generalization too early.
Apply this maxim—you may do it a thousand ways, especially in company.
To apply for protection, where authority is defied, is bold.
These directions for roasting beef will apply equally to mutton.
Assuming the truth of those statements, I apply to you for information.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR APPLY
- attach to
- be a component
- be a constituent
- be a part
- be akin
- be an adjunct of
- be connected with
- be fitting
- be linked with
- be related
- be relevant
- bear upon
- go with
- have relationship to
- have respect to
- have to do with