Definition of Senegalese in English:



  • Relating to Senegal or its people.

    • ‘The Senegalese celebrations will no doubt continue, whatever happens in the quarter-finals.’
    • ‘The group of eight Senegalese artists have organized workshops in a remote village to help local artisans.’
    • ‘The beautiful soundtrack plays different kinds of Senegalese music almost nonstop throughout the film.’


  • A native or inhabitant of Senegal, or a person of Senegalese descent.

    • ‘The Senegalese showed a piece they were developing which told the story of a girl who had been left for dead because of a spell.’
    • ‘In suppurating, unshaded heat, the Senegalese celebrated exuberantly.’
    • ‘Senegalese are members of more than twenty ethnic groups.’