Afro-Caribbean

[ af-roh-kar-uh-bee-uh n, ‐kuh-rib-ee-uh n ]
/ ˈæf roʊˌkær əˈbi ən, ‐kəˈrɪb i ən /

noun

a person of African descent who is a native or inhabitant of the Caribbean.

adjective

of or relating to Afro-Caribbeans.
combining African and Caribbean cultural elements.

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Example sentences from the Web for afro-caribbean

  • And Marta Moreno Vega, an Afro-Caribbean expert on Yoruba philosophy, seems to dare you to sum up her ethnicity.

    The Latin Look|Blake Gopnik|August 19, 2011|DAILY BEAST

British Dictionary definitions for afro-caribbean

Afro-Caribbean

adjective

denoting or relating to Caribbean people of African descent or their culture

noun

a Caribbean of African descent
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