Wehr Wednesdays #143

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

كبت غيظه في جوفه (aiẓahū fī jaufihī) to suppress one’s anger

Root: ك-ب-ت

Page: 947*

Example: “بَذَلَت كُلَّ ما في وُسعِها لِتَكبِتَ غَيظَها في جَوفِها”

Translation: “she did all she could to suppress her anger”

Revise all of the vocab from the series on Quizlet:

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

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