Meaning of “British” in the English Dictionary

"British" in British English

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Britishadjective

uk /ˈbrɪt.ɪʃ/ us /ˈbrɪt̬.ɪʃ/

Britishnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˈbrɪt.ɪʃ/ us /ˈbrɪt̬.ɪʃ/

(Definition of “British” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"British" in American English

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Britishadjective

us /ˈbrɪt̬·ɪʃ/ short form Brit

of or coming from the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Britishplural noun

us /ˈbrɪt̬·ɪʃ/

people from Great Britain

(Definition of “British” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)