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Definition of "mujahedin" [mujahedin]

  • A military force of Muslim guerilla warriors engaged in a jihad (noun)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "mujahedin" in a sentence
  • "MUJAHEDIN: Different groups of mujahedin - Muslim guerrilla fighters - were supported by among others the United States, Saudi Arabia and Pakistan to fight against the USSR in Afghanistan"
  • "MUJAHEDIN: Different groups of mujahedin - Muslim guerrilla fighters - were supported by among others the United States, Saudi Arabia and Pakistan to fight against the USSR in Afghanistan (1979-89)."
  • "He said infiltration was a common tactic of Afghan fighters known as the mujahedin who fought Soviet occupiers in the 1980s."