Definition of Togolese in English:

Togolese

adjective

  • Relating to or characteristic of Togo or its people.

    ‘the Togolese national team’
    • ‘The clever money appears to be on the Togolese striker rather than the Englishman.’
    • ‘The Togolese national women's volleyball team beat their counterparts from Niger Republic 3:2 at the World Championship qualifiers.’
    • ‘He is a Togolese artist who received his degree from the Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux Arts in Paris in 1959.’
    • ‘He was virtually unknown on the Togolese political scene when he was named prime minister.’
    • ‘They are savvy business women who trade vegetables and other products in the markets of the Togolese capital, Lome.’

noun

  • A native or inhabitant of Togo, or a person of Togolese descent.

    ‘the Togolese should not be underestimated’
    • ‘The Togolese has netted three times in five matches, including a beautiful header to set up a 2-1 victory away to Man United.’
    • ‘The well-built Togolese had a practise match to loosen up after a long flight and having arrived at 06:00 hours.’
    • ‘"I have confidence in the forces of order and security and, most of all, in the political maturity and good sense of the Togolese".’
    • ‘The Togolese finished third with the Ivory Coast bottom of the pool.’
    • ‘Traditional systems of social organization are significant in the daily lives of Togolese.’

Pronunciation

Togolese

/təʊɡəˈliːz/