Wehr Wednesdays #114

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

بغير ضابط ولا رادع (ḡair) completely unrestrained, out of all control

Root: ض-ب-ط

Page: 625*

Example: “أَصْبَحَتْ الأُمورُ، في أَثْناءِ شَهْرٍ، بِغَيْرِ ضابِطٍ وَلا رادِع”

Translation: “within a month, things became completely out of control”

Revise all of the vocab from the series on Quizlet:

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

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