Definition for baghdad (2 of 2)
OTHER WORDS FROM Iraqpro-I·raq, adjectivetrans-I·raq, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for baghdad
The U.S. launched campaigns in the restive Iraqi city of Fallujah and a surge campaign in Baghdad.Pentagon Doesn’t Know How Many People It’s Killed in the ISIS War|Nancy A. Youssef|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
He prepared operations south of Samarra and north of Baghdad.What an Iranian Funeral Tells Us About the Wars in Iraq|IranWire|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
All the roads into Iraqi Kurdistan and toward Baghdad are closed and now the road toward Syria is also blocked.Has the Kurdish Victory at Sinjar Turned the Tide of ISIS War?|Niqash|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His bloodthirsty fighters might be Baghdad's best hope of stopping the Islamic State.
It is not even certain that they can or will defend Baghdad or the oil facilities to the south.There’s Only One Way to Beat ISIS: Work With Assad and Iran|Leslie H. Gelb|October 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The going was so much better that we were able to make Baghdad at ten o'clock in the evening.
In spite of her decline and fall Baghdad is still a holy place to all faithful Mohammedans.
In spite of this slovenliness in detail there is colour and light in all recollections of Baghdad's dusty streets.
In former times there lived not far from Baghdad a half-witted fellow, who was much addicted to the use of bang.The Book of Noodles|W. A. Clouston
An officer on the staff of the military governor of Baghdad had recently died.
British Dictionary definitions for baghdad (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for baghdad (2 of 2)
Cultural definitions for baghdad (1 of 2)
Capital of Iraq, located in central Iraq on both banks of the Tigris River.
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Cultural definitions for baghdad (2 of 2)
Republic in the Middle East, bordered by the Persian Gulf, Kuwait, and Saudi Arabia to the south; Jordan and Syria to the west; Turkey to the north; and Iran to the east. Its capital and largest city is Baghdad.