Wehr Wednesdays #27

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

ضجة ḍajja cry, yell, outcry; clamor, noise, din, row, hubbub, tumult

Root: ض-ج-ج

Page: 625*

Example: “أَثارَ رَدُّ الحُكومةِ عَلى الاِتِّهاماتِ ضَجَّةً هائِلةً”

Translation: “the government’s response to the accusations caused a huge outcry”

You can now revise all of the Wehr Wednesday vocab so far on Quizlet here to stay on top of things!

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

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