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the Arab street


  1. (informal) public opinion in the Arab world

Example Sentences Including 'the Arab street'

And much of the Arab street , which he counted on to rise up in mass demonstrations of support, has been silent.
Globe and Mail (2003)
Iraq sees the opportunity to regain the initiative on the Arab street , and is playing the Muslim card for all it is worth.
Times, Sunday Times (2001)


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