Share this entry

ghibli Line breaks: ghibli
Pronunciation: /ˈɡɪbli/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of ghibli in English:

noun

[mass noun]
A hot, dry southerly wind of North Africa.

Origin

Early 19th century: from Arabic qiblī 'southern'.

Definition of ghibli in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day whippersnapper
Pronunciation: ˈwɪpəsnapə
noun
a young, inexperienced person considered presumptuous or overconfident...