Wehr Wednesdays #142

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

أوصد الباب في وجهه (wajhihī) to block s.o.’s way, deny s.o. access

Root: و-ص-د

Page: 1256*

Example: “تُوصِدُ أُوروبا البابَ في وَجهِ اللاجِئين”

Translation: “Europe denies refugees access”

Revise all of the vocab from the series on Quizlet:

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

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