Briton - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbrɪtn|
Brit.  |ˈbrɪt(ə)n|

noun

- a native or inhabitant of Great Britain (syn: brit, britisher, briton)
- an inhabitant of southern Britain prior to the Anglo-Saxon invasions (syn: briton)

adjective

- characteristic of or associated with the Britons(syn: briton)

Examples

the first Briton to win a medal

The last Briton to hold the title was Bert Nicholson.

Word forms

noun
singular: Briton
plural: Britons
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