tribesman

noun tribes·man \ ˈtrībz-mən \
Updated on: 1 Dec 2017

Definition of tribesman

: a member of a tribe

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First Known Use of tribesman

1798


TRIBESMAN Defined for English Language Learners

tribesman

noun

Definition of tribesman for English Language Learners

  • : someone (especially a man) who is a member of a tribe


TRIBESMAN Defined for Kids

tribesman

noun tribes·man \ ˈtrībz-mən \

Definition of tribesman for Students

plural tribesmen \-mən\
: a member of a tribe

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