from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The organization, culture, or beliefs of a tribe.
  • noun A strong feeling of identity with and loyalty to one's tribe or group.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The state of existing in separate tribes; tribal relation or feeling.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The state of existing in tribes; also, tribal feeling; tribal prejudice or exclusiveness; tribal peculiarities or characteristics.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The condition of being tribal
  • noun A feeling of identity and loyalty to one's tribe

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

  • noun the state of living together in tribes
  • noun the beliefs of a tribal society


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