[ ah-wahz ]
/ ɑˈwɑz /
Save This Word!
a city in and the capital of Khuzistan, in W Iran.
CAN YOU ANSWER THESE COMMON GRAMMAR DEBATES?
There are grammar debates that never die; and the ones highlighted in the questions in this quiz are sure to rile everyone up once again. Do you know how to answer the questions that cause some of the greatest grammar debates?
Question 1 of 7
Which sentence is correct?
Words nearby Ahwaz
Ahura, Ahura Mazda, ahuru, Ahuzzath, Ahvenanmaa, Ahwaz, Ah, Wilderness!, ai, A.I.A., AIAW, A.I.C.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023
How to use Ahwaz in a sentence
There was much hand-to-hand fighting before the British could struggle back to Ahwaz.
Poles from Zanzibar have been distributed for a telegraph line from Mohammerah to Ahwaz.
They run her once a fortnight at a considerable loss between Mohammerah and Ahwaz.
She received five direct hits from 9-pounders, and one from the 18-pounder field-gun the enemy captured from us at Ahwaz.The Secrets of a Kuttite|Edward O. Mousley
When he awoke he asked their business, and they replied, "We bring you here the king of Ahwaz."Fun And Frolic|Various
British Dictionary definitions for Ahwaz
/ (ɑːˈwɑːz) /
a town in SW Iran, on the Karun River. Pop: 967 000 (2005 est)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012