Definition of Aborigine in English :

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Aborigine meaning in English

Meaning of Aborigine in English

Pronunciation of Aborigine in English

Aborigine pronunciation in English

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see synonyms of aborigine


1. aboriginal, aborigine, indigen, indigene, native

an indigenous person who was born in a particular place

Example Sentences:
'the art of the natives of the northwest coast'
'the Canadian government scrapped plans to tax the grants to aboriginal college students'

2. abo, aboriginal, aborigine, australian aborigine, native australian

a dark-skinned member of a race of people living in Australia when Europeans arrived

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of aborigine
an original inhabitant of a country or region who has been there from the earliest known times
1. Also called: Aboriginal
a member of the indigenous people who were living in Australia when European settlers arrived
any of the languages of this people
See also Australian (sense 3)

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see synonyms of aborigine
nounWord forms: plural ˌaboˈrigiˌnes
any of the first or earliest known inhabitants of a certain region; native
b.  [A-]
a member of the aboriginal people of Australia
2.  [pl.]
the native animals or plants of a certain region

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of aborigine
1. A member of the indigenous or earliest known population of a region; a native. See Usage Note at native.
2. often Aborigine Often Offensive A member of any of the indigenous peoples of Australia.
3. aborigines The flora and fauna native to a geographic area.

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