Definition of Ugandan in US English:

Ugandan

adjective

  • Relating to or characteristic of Uganda or its people.

    ‘we venture into a Ugandan rainforest’
    • ‘Ugandan artists are visiting Gloucestershire and are learning how to cast at the foundry.’
    • ‘He presently resumes his very sorry impression with a light touch of Ugandan accent about the o's.’
    • ‘She saw "instant bonding" between the Ugandan teachers and the students they visited.’
    • ‘It was a popular night spot in the Ugandan capital of Kampana.’
    • ‘Even the relatively posh hotel that she is staying at—all gleaming white—is not as posh as the first Ugandan hotel we see in the film.’

noun

  • A native or inhabitant of Uganda, or a person of Ugandan descent.

    ‘the extended family continues to be important to Ugandans’
    • ‘The Ugandans had lost their rhythm: it was no surprise when Rwanda scored in the second half.’
    • ‘These Ugandans have a great ear for catchy tunes.’
    • ‘Most rural Ugandans concern themselves with their crops and animals, and practising their trades.’
    • ‘Many Ugandans are incredibly generous with their time, and will always share resources like money and possessions around the family and the village.’
    • ‘A Ugandan by birth, he was working in Zanzibar.’

Pronunciation

Ugandan

/juˈɡændən//yo͞oˈɡandən/