Adjective "zairean" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/zʌɪˈɪərɪən/

Definitions and examples

adjective

Relating to or characteristic of the former country of Zaire, now the Democratic Republic of Congo, or its people.
  1. 'These artists were inspired by this return to their African roots, as well as the enthusiasm of the Zairian audience, to give the performances of their lives.'
  2. 'His background covers Zairian Soukous, Rhythm and Blues, Afro-Cuban, Alternative, and many other types of contemporary music.'

noun

A native or inhabitant of the former country Zaire, now the Democratic Republic of Congo.
  1. 'His efforts to repeat the phrase with his accent caused hilarity among Zaireans.'
  2. 'James Brown, Bill Withers, and BB King are just a few of the musical heavyweights who sweated into their polyester bellbottoms in front of an audience of joyful Zaireans.'

Definitions

1. of or relating to Zaire or its people. noun

2. a native or inhabitant of Zaire.

More examples(as adjective)

"rebels can be zairean."

"troops can be zairean."

"armies can be zairean."

"presidents can be zairean."

"soldiers can be zairean."

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Origin

(Zairian)