Definition of tribespeople in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈtrʌɪbzpiːp(ə)l


People belonging to a tribe in a traditional society or group.
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  • These tribespeople are not ethnic Khmer, as are the vast majority of Cambodians.
  • It is sparsely populated with tribespeople who display a fierce sense of independence.
  • Many of those who marched were tribespeople and students (tribal banners were much in evidence according to an eyewitness.)

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