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Synonyms for indigenous
ɪnˈdɪdʒ ə nəs

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  1. indigenous(adjective)

    Born or engendered in, native to a land or region, especially before an intrusion.

    Synonyms:
    autochthonous, aboriginal, native

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. indigenous

    Native denotes that which belongs to one by birth; natal that which pertains to the event of birth; natural denotes that which rests upon inherent qualities of character or being. We speak of one's native country, or of his natal day; of natural ability, native genius. Compare INHERENT; PRIMEVAL; RADICAL.

    Synonyms:
    innate, natal, native, natural, original

    Antonyms:
    acquired, alien, alien, artificial, assumed, foreign, unnatural

Princeton's WordNet

  1. autochthonal, autochthonic, autochthonous, endemic, indigenous(adj)

    originating where it is found

    "the autochthonal fauna of Australia includes the kangaroo"; "autochthonous rocks and people and folktales"; "endemic folkways"; "the Ainu are indigenous to the northernmost islands of Japan"

    Synonyms:
    endemical, autochthonous, autochthonic, autochthonal, endemic

    Antonyms:
    foreign, strange

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. indigenous(a.)

    Synonyms:
    native, not exotic

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How to use indigenous in a sentence?

  1. Kate Finn:

    When names like Kansas City Chiefs are used, Kansas City Chiefs makes that culture a stereotype, it confines it to a caricature that really doesn't express the fullness of Indigenous peoples' culture.

  2. Tereza Cristina:

    Small farmers that have been there 50 years and have deeds issued by the state or federal government, if you kick them out, there aren't conditions there for indigenous people to hunt and fish and have their lives, when the president says he doesn't want more demarcations, he's talking about this type of contested areas.

  3. Justin Trudeau:

    We need to be consulting with communities; we need to be partnering with indigenous peoples; we need to be reassuring Canadians that the science and environmental impact and the risks are being properly monitored, however, we do need to continue to allow processes ... underway where proponents of a broad range of projects can attempt to acquire the social license that simply was not available, even as a theoretical option, over the past years.

  4. Daniel Beland:

    He depicted himself as a feminist, as someone who believes in indigenous reconciliation, and then you have two of his top female Cabinet ministers resign, and they are depicting him in a very different light.

  5. Grethel Aguilar:

    This map shows that where indigenous people live, you will find the best preserved natural resources, they depend on those natural resources to survive.

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