Caribbean

adjective Ca·rib·be·an \ ˌker-ə-ˈbē-ən , ˌka-rə- , kə-ˈri-bē-ən \

Definition of Caribbean

: of or relating to the Caribs, the eastern and southern West Indies, or the Caribbean Sea
  • the Caribbean islands
  • a Caribbean cruise

Origin and Etymology of caribbean

New Latin Caribbaeus, from Caribes


CARIBBEAN Defined for English Language Learners

Caribbean

adjective

Definition of Caribbean for English Language Learners

  • : of or relating to the Caribbean Sea or its islands or to the people of the islands



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