Definition of Moldovan in English:


Pronunciation /ˈmɒldəv(ə)n//mɒlˈdəʊv(ə)n/


  • Relating to or characteristic of Moldova or its inhabitants.

    ‘the Moldovan opera tradition’
    • ‘We will welcome the Moldovan athletes this Tuesday.’
    • ‘I followed these Moldovan footballers all over the world.’
    • ‘Moldovan wine is among the continent's finest.’
    • ‘They are teaching trial techniques to Moldovan lawyers.’
    • ‘The Moldovan visitors will be entertained by local musicians, singers and dancers.’


  • A native or inhabitant of Moldova.

    ‘Moldovans want to show pride in their country’
    • ‘Moldovans face many of the same economic problems.’
    • ‘Moldovans take great pride in their tradition of wine-making.’
    • ‘High school graduation usually presents a young Moldovan with the choice of either going to work or continuing school in preparation for the university.’