West Indian


West Indian
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West Indians
1) ADJ West Indian means belonging or relating to the West Indies, or to its people or culture.

The future quality of West Indian cricket looks promising...

Barbadian-born Frank Collymore was at the heart of the West Indian literary renaissance in the '40s and '50s.

2) N-COUNT A West Indian is a citizen of the West Indies or a person of West Indian origin.

English dictionary. 2008.

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  • West Indian — West India West In di*a, West Indian West In di*an Belonging or relating to the West Indies. [1913 Webster] {West India tea} (Bot.), a shrubby plant ({Capraria biflora}) having oblanceolate toothed leaves which are sometimes used in the West… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • West Indian — West In di*an A native of, or a dweller in, the West Indies. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • west indian — (wi) of the West Indies …   English contemporary dictionary

  • West Indian — noun a native or national of the West Indies, or a person of West Indian descent. adjective relating to the West Indies or its people …   English new terms dictionary

  • West Indian — ➡ West Indies * * * …   Universalium

  • West Indian — 1. adjective of or from the West Indies 2. noun a person from the West Indies …   Wiktionary

  • West Indian — noun a native or inhabitant of the West Indies • Hypernyms: ↑American • Hyponyms: ↑Anguillan, ↑Antiguan, ↑Bahamian, ↑Barbadian, ↑Cuban, ↑Haitian, ↑Jam …   Useful english dictionary

  • West Indian — adjective or noun see West Indies …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • West Indian — adjective from or connected with the West Indies …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • West Indian Whistling Duck — Conservation status Vulnerable …   Wikipedia