Meaning of CARIBBEAN in English


/kar'euh bee"euhn, keuh rib"ee-/ , adj.

1. pertaining to the Caribs, the Lesser Antilles, or the Caribbean Sea and its islands.


2. a Carib.

3. See Caribbean Sea .

4. the , Informal. the islands and countries of the Caribbean Sea collectively.

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .