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 Dictionary entry overview: What does mujahadin mean? 

  The noun MUJAHADIN has 1 sense:

1. a military force of Muslim guerilla warriors engaged in a jihad

  Familiarity information: MUJAHADIN used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1mujahadin [BACK TO TOP]


A military force of Muslim guerilla warriors engaged in a jihad

Classified under:

Nouns denoting groupings of people or objects


mujahadeen; mujahadein; mujahadin; mujahedeen; mujahedin; mujahideen; mujahidin

Context example:

some call the mujahidin international warriors but others just call them terrorists

Hypernyms ("mujahadin" is a kind of...):

force; military force; military group; military unit (a unit that is part of some military service)

Meronyms (members of "mujahadin"):

mujahid (a Muslim engaged in what he considers to be a jihad)

Domain category:

act of terrorism; terrorism; terrorist act (the calculated use of violence (or threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "mujahadin"):

Mujahedeen Khalq (Iranian guerillas based in Iraq)

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