• Ejtaal Arabic Almanac: Lane's Lexicon, Hans Wehr, Lisan al-Arab and others
  • Perseus: Lane's Lexicon (in text format)
    • wSd
    • wSd (if it is not found in the link above)
The root wSd (و ص د) occurs 3 times in Quran, in 2 derived forms:
  • 1 times as noun wSyd
  • 2 times as maSdẗ
    • 1 times as adjective
    • 1 times as noun



And thou wouldst have thought that they were awake, whereas they lay asleep. And We caused them to turn over repeatedly, now to the right, now to the left; and their dog [lay] on the threshold, its forepaws outstretched. Hadst thou come upon them [unprepared], thou wouldst surely have turned away from them in flight, and wouldst surely have been filled with awe of them.*
[with] fire closing in upon them.*


verily, it will close in upon them