وسخ

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root و س خ(w-s-ḵ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /wa.sax/
  • IPA(key): /wa.six/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

وَسِخَ (wasiḵa) I, non-past يَوْسَخُ‎‎ (yawsaḵu)

  1. (stative, intransitive) to be dirty
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Verb[edit]

وَسَّخَ (wassaḵa) II, non-past يُوَسِّخُ‎‎ (yuwassiḵu)

  1. (causative, transitive) to make dirty
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Noun[edit]

وَسَخ (wasaḵm (plural أَوْسَاخ(ʾawsāḵ))

  1. dirtiness, uncleanliness
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Adjective[edit]

وَسِخ (wasiḵ) (feminine وَسِخَة(wasiḵa), masculine plural وَسِخُونَ(wasiḵūna), feminine plural وَسِخَاتٌ(wasiḵātun), elative أَوْسَخ(ʾawsaḵ))

  1. dirty
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Hijazi Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Root
و س خ

From the root و س خ(w-s-ḵ); related to “dirtiness”.

Pronunciation 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

وسخ (wasaḵm (collective, plural أوساخ(awsāḵ))

  1. dirtiness, filth, scum

Pronunciation 2[edit]

  • IPA(key): /wisix/, [wɪsˤɪx]

Adjective[edit]

وسخ (wisiḵ) (feminine وسخة(wisḵa), common plural وسخين(wisḵīn), feminine plural وسخات(wisḵāt))

  1. disgusting
  2. filthy
  3. scum

Usage notes[edit]

The common plural adjective is used with both feminine and masculine plural nouns, while the feminine plural adjective is rarely used and only used with feminine nouns.

Pronunciation 3[edit]

  • IPA(key): /wasːax/, [wasˤːax]

Verb[edit]

وسخ (wassaḵ) (non-past يِوَسِّخخ(yiwassiḵ), form II)

  1. to make dirty
    Synonym: عَفَّن(ʿaffan)
    وسخت السجادة بالغلط
    wassaḵt al-sijjāda bil-ḡalaṭ
    I made the carpet dirty by mistake