Definitions for jihadist

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word jihadist

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Jihadist(noun)

    a Muslim who is involved in a jihad


  1. jihadist(Noun)

    One who participates in a jihad, a mujahid.

  2. jihadist(Adjective)

    pertaining to the Islamic fundamentalist doctrine of jihadism

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Royal Canadian Mounted Police:

    We have reason to believe that the young Montrealers wanted to travel abroad to join jihadist groups.

  2. Florida Sen. Marco Rubio:

    The notion that a radical jihadist who is on a no-fly list is going to walk into a local gun shop to purchase a gun is absurd.

  3. Angelino Alfano:

    We have dealt with a very large number of cases of dangerous individuals from the jihadist world but there is no list of 100 names.

  4. Chris Chivvis:

    Belmokhtar is one of the longest-standing and most connected jihadist leaders of the region, where he has been active for more than a decade.

  5. Paul Cruickshank:

    A generation of jihadis were influenced by his teachings, he wanted a global jihadist intifada, where people rose up and fought as individuals.

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