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1. ethnic

adjective. ['ˈɛθnɪk'] denoting or deriving from or distinctive of the ways of living built up by a group of people.

Synonyms

  • ethnical
  • social

Antonyms

  • adult
  • loser
  • unemotional person

Etymology

  • ethnique (French)
  • ethnicus (Latin)

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Rhymes with Ethnic

  • atlantic
  • authentic
  • authentic
  • demonic
  • electronic
  • gigantic
  • hispanic
  • midlantic
  • napoleonic
  • neoplatonic
  • neotenic
  • nucleonic
  • oceanic
  • organic
  • orogenic
  • ovonic
  • sardonic
  • supersonic
  • transatlantic
  • ultrasonic

Sentences with ethnic


1. Adjective
Supermarkets sell lentils but an ethnic market or health-food store may have a greater selection from which to choose.

Quotes about ethnic


1. The God of the Old Testament is arguably the most unpleasant character in all fiction: jealous and proud of it; a petty, unjust, unforgiving control-freak; a vindictive, bloodthirsty ethnic cleanser; a misogynistic, homophobic, racist, infanticidal, genocidal, filicidal, pestilential, megalomaniacal, sadomasochistic, capriciously malevolent bully.
- Richard Dawkins, The God Delusion

2. The Bible may, indeed does, contain a warrant for trafficking in humans, for ethnic cleansing, for slavery, for bride-price, and for indiscriminate massacre, but we are not bound by any of it because it was put together by crude, uncultured human mammals.
- Christopher Hitchens, God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything

3. I want to state upfront, unequivocally and without doubt: I do not believe that any racial, ethnic or gender group has an advantage in sound judging. I do believe that every person has an equal opportunity to be a good and wise judge, regardless of their background or life experiences.
- Sonia Sotomayor

2. multi-ethnic

adjective. involving several ethnic groups.

Synonyms

  • multiethnic

Antonyms

  • ungregarious
  • unfriendly

3. ethnic

adjective. ['ˈɛθnɪk'] not acknowledging the God of Christianity and Judaism and Islam.

Synonyms

  • irreligious
  • heathenish
  • heathen

Antonyms

  • stranger
  • introvert
  • withholder
  • male

Etymology

  • ethnique (French)
  • ethnicus (Latin)

4. ethnic

noun. ['ˈɛθnɪk'] a person who is a member of an ethnic group.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • person
  • individual
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • extrovert
  • debtor
  • nonreligious person
  • follower

Etymology

  • ethnique (French)
  • ethnicus (Latin)
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