Wehr Wednesdays #47

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


أماط اللثام عن to disclose, uncover, reveal s.th., bring s.th. to light


Root: م-ي-ط

Page: 1097*

Example: “أَماطَ اللِّثامَ عَن الحَقيقةِ وَسْطَ كُلِّ هذِهِ الشّائِعات”

Translation: “it uncovered the truth amidst all of the rumours”


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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