jihadist

[ ji-hah-dist ]
/ dʒɪˈhɑ dɪst /

noun

adjective

of or relating to jihad or jihadists: jihadist terrorism.

Related forms

ji·had·ism, noun
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jihadism

jehadism

/ (dʒɪˈhædˌɪzəm) /

noun

Islam an Islamic fundamentalist movement that favours the pursuit of jihads in defence of the Islamic faith

Derived Forms

jihadist or jehadist, adjective, noun

Word Origin for jihadism

C21: Arabic
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