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Definitions and Synonyms of african-american | Another word for african-american | What is african-american?

Definition 1: a person with African ancestry, - [noun denoting person]

Samples where african-american or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Negro
  • Negroid

Synonyms for african-american in the sense of this definition

(african-american is a kind of ...) a human being

"there was too much for one person to do"

(... is a kind of african-american ) a fellow Black man

(... is a kind of african-american ) (ethnic slur) offensive term for a Black child

Definition 2: pertaining to or characteristic of Americans of African ancestry - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where african-american or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • African-American culture

Synonyms for african-american in the sense of this definition

(african-american is similar to ...) of or belonging to a racial group especially of sub-Saharan African origin

"a great people--a black people--...injected new meaning and dignity into the veins of civilization"

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