intercaste

adjective
in·​ter·​caste | \ ˌin-tər-ˈkast How to pronounce intercaste (audio) also -ˈkäst \
variants: or inter-caste

Definition of intercaste

: existing between or involving two or more castes intercaste marriage

First Known Use of intercaste

1908, in the meaning defined above

Learn More About intercaste

Time Traveler for intercaste

Time Traveler

The first known use of intercaste was in 1908

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near intercaste

intercartilaginous ossification

intercaste

intercatenated

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for intercaste

Cite this Entry

“Intercaste.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intercaste. Accessed 24 Sep. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

Test Your Vocabulary

Commonly Confused Words Quiz

  • vector image of a face with thought expression
  • I went to the ______ store to buy a birthday card.
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

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