/ (ˌjʊərəˈɡwaɪən) /

  1. of or relating to Uruguay or its inhabitants

  1. a native or inhabitant of Uruguay

Words Nearby Uruguayan

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How to use Uruguayan in a sentence

  • However, in 1908, the Uruguayan beef-salting factories slaughtered three times as many cattle as the Argentine.

    Argentina | W. A. Hirst
  • Cattle and the horse have determined the habits of the Argentine and Uruguayan.

  • Of the Uruguayan thistles he notes: "The abundance of this weed was quite surprising, and consisted chiefly of two kinds."

  • The personality of Artigas, the central figure of the Uruguayan revolutionary era, is fully described in a later chapter.

    Uruguay | W. H. Koebel
  • The Uruguayan accepted an invitation to join the corps, and soon proved himself its most capable and efficient officer.

    Uruguay | W. H. Koebel