Definition of tropicalist in English:

tropicalist

noun

  • An exponent of tropicalismo.

adjective

  • Of or relating to tropicalismo.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in Capital Times. From Brazilian Portuguese tropicalista, noun and adjective, with substitution of -ism for the ending.

Pronunciation

tropicalist

/ˈtrɒpɪk(ə)lɪst//ˈtrɒpɪkəlɪst/