tribal Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “tribal” in the English Dictionary

"tribal" in British English

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uk   us   /ˈtraɪ.bəl/
C2 relating to a ​tribe: tribal ​dress/​leadersinformal figurative The ​fierce tribal loyalty among ​footballfans sometimes ​leads to ​violence.
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(Definition of tribal from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"tribal" in American English

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tribaladjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈtrɑɪ·bəl/
of or ​relating to a tribe: tribal ​culture tribal ​land Tribal ​leaderssupport the ​proposedhealthcenter.
(Definition of tribal from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tribal”
in Arabic قَبَلي…
in Korean 부족의…
in Portuguese tribal…
in Catalan tribal…
in Japanese 部族の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 部落的, 部族的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 部落的, 部族的…
in Italian tribale…
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