hyphenated definition

  • adjective:
    • Having a hyphen: a hyphenated adjective.
    • Often Offensive Of or associated with naturalized people or their descendants or culture.
    • Written with a hyphen.
    • Of one, thought to have significantly more than one nationality or ethnicity (particularly French-Canadian, Afro-Argentine, etc.).
    • United by hyphens; hyphened.
  • verb:
    • Simple past tense and previous participle of hyphenate.

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