belonging to, relating to, or involving England and India, especially as politically associated: Anglo-Indian treaties.
of or relating to Anglo-Indians or their speech.
a person of English and Indian ancestry.
the speech of such persons, characterized by the Anglicizations of Indian words.
a person of English birth or citizenship living in India.
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How to use Anglo-Indian in a sentence
A grand feature of the bill, also, was that which provided for extending the influence and utility of the Anglo-Indian church.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III. | E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
They have found no fault with the Anglo-Indian press and the Government.The Political Future of India | Lajpat Rai
Then Mrs. Warrington herself, leading the quiet child; the two Anglo-Indian ladies were always last.Howards End | E. M. Forster
Evie, in a petticoat, was dancing with one of the Anglo-Indian ladies, while the other was adoring yards of white satin.Howards End | E. M. Forster
Anglo-Indian authorities seem to spell this word in four different ways.The Uncollected Writings of Thomas de Quincey--Vol. 1 | Thomas de Quincey
British Dictionary definitions for Anglo-Indian
of or relating to England and India
denoting or relating to Anglo-Indians
(of a word) introduced into English from an Indian language
a person of mixed English and Indian descent
an English person who lives or has lived for a long time in India
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