British West Indies

geographical name

Definition of British West Indies

  1. islands of the West Indies including Jamaica, Bahamas, Caymans, British Virgin Islands, British Leeward and Windward islands, Trinidad, and Tobago, all of which either were in the past or still are under British administration


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up British West Indies? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

an incorrigible rascal

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!