Arab Spring


: a series of anti-government uprisings affecting Arab countries of North Africa and the Middle East beginning in 2010

Word History

First Known Use

2010, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Arab Spring was in 2010

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“Arab Spring.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Mar. 2023.

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