Definition of Tyrolean in English:



  • Relating to or characteristic of the Austrian state of Tyrol or its inhabitants.

    ‘an old-fashioned Tyrolean hat’
    • ‘We travel through spectacular Tyrolean scenery.’
    • ‘Royals mingled with Tyrolean rifleman in full ceremonial dress.’
    • ‘The mountain valleys are dotted with chalets in the old Tyrolean style.’
    • ‘The castle is set on a forested hillside above a small lake, and is surrounded by a magnificent panorama of the Tyrolean Alps.’


  • A native or inhabitant of the Austrian state of Tyrol.

    ‘he was a Tyrolean who trained in Italy’
    • ‘Your adventures in Europe are always a nice read for me as a Tyrolean.’
    • ‘Etched into a 2,000-foot-high wall of rock, "the zig-zag perilous gallery" was created in the 18th century by Tyroleans.’
    • ‘The Tyroleans posed for a group hug and bought us beer.’