Top definition
'multi-' is a combining form meaning more than one or two.

'cultural' is the adjective of 'culture' - synonym: 'civilization'

'multicultural' stands for many different 'civilizations' ~ 'nations'
It was rather a multicultural society we grew up in.

Our teachers taught us that the heart and the spirit determine an individual and not the looks.
by Barbara Gauss October 29, 2005
Get the mug
Get a multicultural mug for your mama Rihanna.
2
<adjective> Containing or pertaining to more than one culture.
1. London's a really multicultural city: only about half the population are "White British" and some 300 different languages are spoken by inhabitants of the city!

2. My dad's Greek and my mum's half-Chinese, half-Iroquois, and I was raised in South Africa but went to university in Switzerland, so I guess I'm pretty multicultural!
by backpacker_x2 February 01, 2011
Get the mug
Get a multicultural mug for your bunkmate Abdul.
3
A word commonly used by Americans to signify their personal beliefs in such a way to show that they are one of the few Americans the rest of the world should not hate or ostracize.
Jane: "I'm going to go see China and visit North Korea this summer on vacation." Dick: "Good luck with that your American." Jane:"It's ok I'm 'Multicultural'"
by jp289 June 28, 2010
Get the mug
Get a Multicultural mug for your barber Riley.
buy the domain for your cat site
4
a person characterized by accepting certain aspects of other cultures in accordance to their personality
being multicultural is a few away from a stereotype a someone can get
by naxili April 10, 2007
Get the mug
Get a multicultural mug for your barber Rihanna.