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Words nearby Iran
Definition for Iran (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for Iran
The American Founding Fathers, rum dealers and missionaries were all drawn to Iran.
She seeks internal documents from the bank, including compliance and risk evaluations, to prove that she did not mischaracterize Huawei’s business dealings in Iran.Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou’s extradition fight moves to yet another jurisdiction|Annabelle Timsit|February 26, 2021|Quartz
The United States on Thursday carried out an airstrike against facilities in Syria linked to an Iran-backed militia group, the Pentagon announced.U.S. strikes Iran-backed militia facilities in Syria|Jacob Knutson|February 26, 2021|Axios
Although she is free to drive, travel, train and race in Iran, men by law can still prevent their wives from traveling outside the country.Iranian skier appeals for women’s rights after her coach is kept from traveling by her husband|Cindy Boren|February 19, 2021|Washington Post
Since then, Iran has changed internally, and its place in the region is very different.
“Under Suleimani several military branches have taken shape [in Iraq] which are run by Iran and the Iranian military,” he said.What an Iranian Funeral Tells Us About the Wars in Iraq|IranWire|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
I asked her how her trainers, born and raised in Iran, have learned how to teach hip-hop.
Slowly, slowly, dance classes may cease to be such secret and guilty pleasures in Iran.
She attends hip-hop and belly dance classes (known as Arabic dance in Iran) just to shine more at parties.
Within a few years, Iran had jailed or driven from the country more than 60 Sunni clerics.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan|Umar Farooq|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The history of Iran too offers a sufficient number of examples, in which even slaves became the mothers of kings.An Egyptian Princess, Complete|Georg Ebers
The term as commercially used is only as comprehensive and expressive as “Iran” applied to the Persians.The Oriental Rug|William D. Ellwanger
Proposals to deliver certain kinds of machinery also cropped up in Soviet agreements with India and Iran.
In practice, there are very few intransit shipments through Iran.
The Persians are, like ourselves, immortal; their language had passed a long way beyond the limits of Iran.Henry Martyn Saint and Scholar|George Smith
British Dictionary definitions for Iran
Cultural definitions for Iran
Republic in the Middle East, bordered by Armenia, the Caspian Sea, Turkmenistan, and Azerbaijan to the north; Afghanistan and Pakistan to the east; the Gulf of Oman and the Persian Gulf to the south; and Iraq and Turkey to the west. Its capital and largest city is Teheran.