Definition of Maghreb in US English:

Maghreb

(also Maghrib)

proper noun

  • A region of north and northwestern Africa between the Atlantic Ocean and Egypt, comprising the coastal plain and Atlas Mountains of Morocco, together with Algeria, Tunisia, and sometimes also Tripolitania.

    Compare with Barbary

Pronunciation

Maghreb

/ˈməɡrəb//ˈməɡrəb/