(In Central and East Africa) a fermented drink made from various kinds of grain and fruit: [mass noun]: you don’t drink anything except cheap pombe [count noun]: I have me a pombe too
More example sentences
- The species that was first isolated from a traditional African beer known as pombe.
- Nobody had ever stopped by to teach them, but they'd figured it out for themselves and drank a wine they called pombe, made from plantains.
Definition of pombe in:
- The US English dictionary