Definition of iftar in English:


Syllabification: if·tar
Pronunciation: /ˈifˌtär


  • The meal eaten by Muslims after sunset during Ramadan.
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    • After the award ceremony and Iftar (a typical Ramadan meal), the celebration continued with music and dancing.
    • Ramadan is followed by Iftar, a sumptuous banquet where friends and family gather to celebrate the break of fast.
    • As the time for the evening Iftar - the breaking of the Ramadan fast - drew closer, the squatters became more desperate.

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