1وَظَبَ عَلَى شَىْءٍ
, (aor. يَظِبُ, Ḳ,) inf. n. وُظُوبٌ, (and وَظْبٌ, Mṣb,) He continued, to do a thing; persevered in it: (Lth, Lḥ, Ṣ, Ḳ:) or, (as also وَظَبَهُ, aor. and inf. n. as above, TA,) i. q. ↓وَاظَبَ, [which is the more common,] inf. n. مُوَاظَبَهٌ, he kept, attended, or applied himself, constantly, perseveringly, or assiduously, to a thing; he was, or became, intent upon it; (AZ, Lḥ, Ṣ, Ḳ;) ↓واظب is said to be sometimes trans. without a preposition, like لَازَمَ; but Es-Saạd denies this. (TA.)―
وُظِبَتِ الرَّوْضَةُ The meadow was incessantly pastured on, [so that it became destitute of herbage]. (TA.) See the pass. part. n.―
فُلَانٌ يُوظَبُ عَلَيْهِ, and ↓عَلَيْهِ ↓يُوَاظَبُ, [Such a one is deprived of his property (his camels &c.) by successive misfortunes]. (TA, [but for يوظب is there written يظب.]) See the pass. part. n.
وَظَبَ, inf. n. وَظْبٌ, He trod; trod upon; trod under foot; trampled upon. (Ḳ, TA.)