Meaning of Yugoslavian in English:



  • Relating to characteristic of the former federal republic of Yugoslavia or its people.

    ‘the Yugoslavian government’
    • ‘He won the Yugoslavian chess championship a record 12 times.’
    • ‘Schools in the former Yugoslavian country of Serbia have a history of churning out skilled engineers.’
    • ‘In a nearby village there actually was a Yugoslavian restaurant.’


  • A native or inhabitant of the former federal republic of Yugoslavia.

    ‘he was a Yugoslavian by birth’
    • ‘The fourth successful ascent to the Hidden Peak by two Yugoslavians was in 1977.’
    • ‘Yugoslavians celebrated their team's World Championship in Belgrade yesterday.’
    • ‘The Yugoslavians had been the last repeat champions, winning in 1998 and 2002.’