Definition of bin Laden, Osama in US English:

bin Laden, Osama

proper noun

  • (1957–2011), Islamic militant, born in Saudi Arabia. He was regarded as the founder of al-Qaeda and the mastermind behind the September 11 terrorist attacks. Following the attacks he went into hiding, but was tracked down and killed by US special forces in Pakistan.


bin Laden, Osama

/ˌbin ˈlädn/