- The definition of multicultural is something that incorporates ideas, beliefs or people from many different countries and cultural backgrounds.
When people of different cultures come together to celebrate and share their different traditions this is an example of a multicultural celebration.
multicultural definition by Webster's New World
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- of or having to do with many cultures
- of, having to do with, or advocating multiculturalism
multicultural definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Of, relating to, or including several cultures.
- Of or relating to a social or educational theory that encourages interest in many cultures within a society rather than in only a mainstream culture.
- mulˌti·culˈtur·al·ism noun
- mulˌti·culˈtur·al·ist noun