Wehr Wednesdays #139

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

مهل IV to give (ه s.o.) time, grant (ه s.o.) a respite or delay

Root: م-ه-ل

Page: 1090*

Example: “أَمهَلَتْهُم الحُكومةُ يَومَينِ لِمُغادَرةِ البَلَد”

Translation: “the government gave them two days to leave the country”

Revise all of the vocab from the series on Quizlet:

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

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