Wehr Wednesdays #58

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

تعتيم ta’tīm darkening, obscuring, clouding

Root: ع-ت-م

Page: 689*

Example: “يطالبون بِحُرِّيّةِ الصَّحافةِ ورَفْعِ التَّعْتيمِ الإعْلامي”

Translation: “they are demanding freedom of the press and an end to the media blackout”

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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