Definitions

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  • n. A person from Cuba or of Cuban descent.
  • adj. Of, from, or pertaining to Cuba, the Cuban people or the Cuban dialect.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to Cuba or its inhabitants.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to Cuba, a large island of the West Indies belonging to Spain.
  • n. A native or an inhabitant of Cuba.
  • n. Same as cubanite.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to or characteristic of Cuba or the people of Cuba
  • n. a native or inhabitant of Cuba

Etymologies

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Examples

  • IT'S A SHAME THAT CUBAN PEOPLE HAVE A leader who is so obsessed with controlling every aspect of Cuban life that he wouldn't allow his hungry people to trade directly with the United States ( "" Castro Digs In His Heels, '' WORLD AFFAIRS, Jan. 18).

    Castro And The Embargo

  • Rubio ... this Cuban is another Fulgencio Batista in the making.

    Rubio reports $3.6 million cash haul

  • Crowley also deplored what he described as the Cuban government's "continuing intimidation and harassment" of rights activists and their family members, including Zapata's mother.

    US Calls for Release of Cuban Political Prisoners

  • It is from 3 Guys From Miami Cook Cuban, which is where I first learned about the Chinese influence in Cuban cooking — who knew?

    Archive 2008-05-01

  • Erecting a field of 138 black flags representing what it called the Cuban martyrs of U. S.-backed terrorism.

    CNN Transcript Jul 30, 2009

  • BLITZER: Let me raise the issue of what you call The Cuban Five, these five Cuban spies who have been convicted.

    CNN Transcript Jun 1, 2007

  • Female shoes, with what they call Cuban heels, pointing inwards and to the left.

    Death of a Peer

  • And then I witnessed one of the better aspects of US governance life: a protest and demonstration right outside the White House by a group supporting what they called the Cuban Five.

    Top Stories - Google News

  • I call it "Cuban" Olympic boxing, because stylistically, it is.

    Why Darting Isn't Hunting

  • Cuban is ubiquitous at home and away games, wearing his "uniform" — a Mavericks T-shirt, jeans and sneakers.

    Maverick owner Cuban gains in stature among NBA owners

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