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حفظ ماء الوجه

ArabicEdit

VerbEdit

حَفِظَ مَاءَ الوَجْهِ (ḥafiẓa māʾa l-wajhi) I, non-past يَحْفَظُ مَاءَ ٱلْوَجْهِ‎ (yaḥfaẓu māʾa l-wajhi)

  1. (idiomatic) to preserve honor or self-respect; to save face (literally, to save the face's water)

ConjugationEdit

See حَفِظَ (ḥafiẓa).