Definition of miscegenate in English:

miscegenate

noun

  • A person born as a result of miscegenation; the issue of a union between people of different races or ethnic groups.

verb

  • no object To give rise to miscegenation; (of a race) to intermarry with another race. Now frequently in extended and figurative use.

Origin

Late 19th century. From miscegen- + -ate. Compare earlier miscegenate<br>mid 19th century. From miscegen- + -ate. Compare miscegenate.

Pronunciation

miscegenate

/mɪˈsɛdʒɪnət/