a member of an Arab commando group operating especially against Israel.
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How to use fedayee in a sentence
Some were incursions by genuine infiltrators, called fedayeen, who launched violent attacks against Israelis.
“We were in contact with the fedayeen until their final minutes,” he says, using the term that refers to suicide bombers.
British Dictionary definitions for fedayee
(sometimes capital) (in Arab states) a commando, esp one fighting against Israel
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