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Definition of "bedouin" [bedouin]

  • A generic name for a desert-dweller; a term generally applied to Arab nomadic groups (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "bedouin" in a sentence
  • "The quicker they are riding camels again, sleeping in bedouin tents and gathering dung for a fire the better with me …."
  • "By 1948, the population had risen to 1,900,000, of whom 68% were Arabs, and 32% were Jews (UNSCOP report, including bedouin)."
  • "I envisioned a cream muslin draped bedouin tent in the ladies' and a paneled nautical style library look for the men's complete with a vintage rowing boat hung from the ceiling."