Definition of Barbados in English:

Barbados

Line breaks: Bar|ba¦dos
Pronunciation: /bɑːˈbeɪdɒs
 
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An island country in the Caribbean, the most easterly of the Caribbean islands; population 284,600 (est. 2009); official language, English; capital, Bridgetown. Barbados became a British colony in the 1630s and remained British until 1966, when it gained independence as a Commonwealth state.

Derivatives

Barbadian

adjective & noun
More example sentences
  • The West Indies team was in Australia and they had mostly Barbadians then - I think there were nine Barbadians.
  • People have been saying that it's becoming virtually impossible for lower - to middle-income Barbadians to own, as they say, ‘a piece of the rock’.
  • The result was that so many Barbadians preferred Chubby and because it was cheaper, they bought Trinidadian drinks instead of Barbadian drinks.

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