Definition of Dutch colonial in English:

Dutch colonial

adjective

North American
  • Designating a style of architecture characteristic of former Dutch colonies, often associated with brick construction and gambrel roofs; designating a building in this style.

noun

North American
  • The Dutch colonial style of architecture. Also (North American): a building in this style.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Saturday Evening Post. From Dutch + colonial.

Pronunciation

Dutch colonial

/ˌdʌtʃ kəˈləʊnɪəl/