Wehr Wednesdays #14

A new word or phrase from the Hans Wehr dictionary, every Wednesday.


على الإطلاق absolutely, unrestrictedly, without exception, in any respect, under any circumstances


Root: ط-ل-ق

Page: 663*

Example: “لَم يَنالوا قِسْطاً مِن التَّعْليمَ عَلى الإطْلاقِ”

Translation: “they did not receive any education at all”


* The Hans Wehr Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th Edition

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