For all your dictionary needs!
Are you looking for Africa, Africa, Africana, Africana, Africano, Africans, or Jafaican?
Header of African

Examples of African

Sentences with the adjective African

17 examples:

I need a drink after surviving play time with African children.

It is possible to nurture an African village by the money, which costs a subscription to iPhone.

Once more, a major business figure is predicting an African century.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Augustus Casely-Hayford, the new director of the National Museum of African Art.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

An African boy born with microtia received reconstructive surgery worth $4,500 in India.
(Tech Times - Health, )

An international African art fair has opened in London, featuring the work of 70 artists.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

A photograph from the sky depicts a typical African town: tin roofs, lush trees and dusty roads.
(Robyn Dixon in Los Angeles Times - World News, )

As it turns out, cats are more similar to their wild African cousins than we previously thought.
(NBC Today, )

Cape Town is the first African city to be named World Design Capital. CNN's Diana Magnay reports.
(CNN - World Business, )

A video shows a group of four or five using sticks to beat up an African man, who is tied to a post.
(BBC News - World News, )

Meryl Streep narrates efforts to improve the lives of African women suffering from obstetric fistulas.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

Thousands of African boys are said to have been tricked into coming to Europe for non-existent trials.
(Ed Hawkins in The Independent - Football, )

Durban will be the first African city to host the Commonwealth Games as it is confirmed as the venue for 2022.
(BBC Sport - Athletics, )

It's a showpiece drug that has the potential to end a disease that kills half a million African children a year.
(Fox News - Health, )

Bill Cosby gestures during an interview on Nov. 6 at the Smithsonian's National Museum of African Art in Washington, D.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Equatorial Guinea forward Genoveva Anonma recalls having to prove her gender after the 2008 African Women's Championship.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

The BBC's Matthew Price reports from Lampedusa as a group of African child migrants are sent to a refugee centre in Sicily.
(BBC News - World News, )

Sentence with the progressive degree of the adjective African

1 example:

A new sound is bringing sunny positivity to the charts thanks to the input of African and African-heritage artists.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Sentences with the noun African

2 examples:

The African is my brother-but he is my younger brother by several centuries.
(Albert Schweitzer)

The African is my brother but he is my younger brother by several centuries.
(Albert Schweitzer)


16 examples:

Why are African lions disappearing?

If I was going to the African continent where would be the safest and most sanitary place?

Who has had the most African players?
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Are African media dealing with fake news effectively?
(BBC News - World News, )

How would African fashion have evolved without colonisation?
(BBC News - World News, )

Why do African presidents insist on calling themselves doctors?
(BBC News - World News, )

Who is the mystery VIP who's been memed as Trump's African half-brother?
(BBC News - World News, )

If an African safari is on your bucket list this year, why not take the whole family?
(Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

Can landlocked Zambia overcome high fuel costs to become an African air transport hub?
(BBC News - Business, )

Many of its African neighbours already have LTE networks - so what's the hold up in Kenya?
(ZDNet - Just News, )

What lessons can other African cities learn from Ethiopia's state-of-the-art light railway system?
(BBC News - Business, )

Would Americans be willing to travel in the communitarian manner of African villagers if it meant saving a few bucks?
(Forbes - Technology, )

Ever dreamed of caring for leopards, lions, cheetahs, wild dogs, baboons and other unreleasable orphaned and injured animals in an African wildlife sanctuary?
(The Vancouver Sun - Travel, )

The trial of a man whose African rock python killed two young N.B. boys came down to one question: Did his decision not to cap a ventilation pipe constitute a crime?
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

Does this mean they can’t take the African safari they have on their bucket list, should they postpone retirement another three years, or does it not matter in the scheme of things?
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

If you wanted to know whether shifts in the African climate during Paleolithic times correlated with the appearance and disappearance of hominin species, how would you find the answer?
(Science Daily - News, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

I can speak many African languages.

African folklore is very interesting.

African Americans demonstrated for civil rights.

I wish there were more African languages in Tatoeba.

He was a hero of the African campaign in World War II.

The congressman has been in the spotlight ever since his untoward remarks about African Americans.

When you watch television or listen to the radio, the music which you hear is often African in origin.

John Locke, the well-known philosopher of freedom, was a shareholder of the Royal African Company, which bought and sold slaves.

Genius is an African who dreams up snow.
(Vladimir Nabokov)

What's really good is African drum music.
(Fiona Apple)

I concentrate on the southern African subcontinent.
(Nigel Dennis)

Liberal whites are the greatest enemy of African Americans.
(James Meredith)

I believe in supporting African solutions to African problems.
(Donald M. Payne)

I am consciously trying not to make it sound Celtic or African.
(Joanna Newsom)

In short, we have, among African countries, a duty of solidarity.
(Omar Bongo)

The African prisoners are orderly and peaceable among themselves.
(Lewis Tappan)

We African Americans have now spent the major part of the 20th Century battling racism.
(Constance Baker Motley)

Gospel music rhythms are not African in origin, although I know that's what the jazz experts say.
(Mahalia Jackson)

Maybe if I go far enough back into my ancestry, I have African roots or something. I've got no idea.
(Mick Taylor)

I am African Caribbean.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

The bodies were African men.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The event was to raise funds for African education.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Deep inside an African jungle, the legend lingered.
(NBC News, )

There's nothing like hearing African music in Africa.
(The Independent - Travel, )

The African side were beaten -1 by Greece on Tuesday.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

President Obama speaks to a summit of African leaders.
(USA Today - World, )

Prices of cocoa are soaring in affected African region.
(Fox News - Lifestyle, )

Even by African standards, it was a most unusual election.
(Los Angeles Times - World News, )

The Argentine pontiff returned from his African tour today.
(Daily Mail - News, )

U.S. proposes to list African lions as a threatened species.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Last week the world lost a beloved African lion named Cecil.
(Los Angeles Times - Football, )

The African side led at half-time and set up a frantic finale.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Jonathan Vance did not provide details of the African mission.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

CNN's Alex Thomas talks to African football chief Issa Hayatou.
(CNN - World Sport, )

Watch key moments from Pope Francis' tour of African countries.
(BBC News - World News, )

Meet the 15 African billionaires who lost the most money in 2015.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Julius never faced any vicious predators on the African savannah.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

The six new members include three women and two African Americans.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Now she is a leading African designer on the London fashion scene.
(Andrew Cave, Contributor in Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

"I'm African too," jokes Bassem Youssef about new host Trevor Noah.
(The Hollywood Reporter - International, )

The British bank is offloading a big stake in its African business.
(Michael Bow in The Independent - Business, )

Indeed, variations of the saying exist in several African languages.
(The Vancouver Sun - Health, )

The Pentagon forms two quick-reaction forces to reach African crises.
(USA Today - World, )

Uganda is one of 36 African countries where homosexuality is illegal.
( in USA Today - World, )

RICHARD LITTLEJOHN: She sounded African, but I couldn’t swear to it.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The story of African Americans is told year-round at many institutions.
(USA Today - Travel, )

When he arrived, Freddie Flintoff was gobsmacked by the African jungle.
(Sydney Morning Herald - Entertainment, )

African fish called mormyrids communicate by means of electric signals.
(Science Daily - News, )

Landscape connectivity is critical to the survival of the African lion.
(Science Daily - News, )

An African wildlife adventure needn’t kill your kids’ college fund.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

In fact, for women and African Americans, it more than doubles the risk.
(Science Daily - News, )

President Obama speaks to participants of an African fellowship program.
(USA Today - World, )

Slight increase in women, no increase of Hispanics or African Americans.
(USA Today - Money, )

Cold War relics dot the African continent from Ethiopia to Burkina Faso.
(CNN - World News, )

To redefine African luxury for Nigerians—and for the rest of the world.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

How one African shoemaker is feeling the benefit of the rising US dollar.
(BBC News - Business, )

It is the huge, tragic surge of African migrants across the Mediterranean.
(Daily Mail - News, )

We look at five African inventions that may be entering your life in 2017.
(BBC News - World News, )

The BBC's Lerato Mbele looks at how African companies protect their brands.
(BBC News - Business, )

The aim is to show the world what the African fashion industry has to offer.
(BBC News - World News, )

Buchi Emecheta's books were studied by schools in several African countries.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

African lions are under the same threats extinct sabre-toothed tigers faced.
(Science Daily - News, )

African Americans were worse off financially in 2016 than they were in 2000.
(Los Angeles Times - Business, )

African tigerfish have been filmed catching swallows in flight by scientists.
(BBC News - World News, )

African tigerfish have been filmed by scientists catching swallows in flight.
(BBC News - World News, )

African teams have promised so much, but achieved so little at the World Cup.
(CNN - World Sport, )

The hundreds lost in ship tragedies since 2011 were largely African migrants.
(USA Today - World, )

Projections of African ecological responses to climate change diverge widely.
(Nature Climate Change, )

These incredible snaps show a rare white giraffe grazing in the African bush.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Kelechi Anyadiegwu, 26, founded Zuvaa, an online African fashion marketplace.
(The New York Times - Business, )

A museum in Iowa says someone has stolen an 18-pound African leopard tortoise.
(Fox News - U.S., )

African festivals celebrate everything from rose harvests to religious saints.
(CNN - Travel, )

African Start-Up meets Damian Chanda -- the founder of Lusaka-based DT Roofing.
(CNN - World Business, )

DeNiro is there, so is Uzo and Chiwetel as African leaders dine at White House.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Even children in African villages want to access music and videos from the web.
(Forbes - Business, )

Migrant African workers are increasingly turning to bitcoin to send money home.
(The Independent - Business, )

African giant pouched rats are trained to detect landmines by a non-profit org.
(USA Today - World, )

The African academy follows similar NBA projects opened in China and Australia.
(AP in USA Today - NBA, )

Bill and Camille Cosby's acclaimed art collection to show at African art museum.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Landmines across African towns and villages remain a problem for the population.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

It's the African cash cow that produces oil, diamonds and more recently, fashion.
(Forbes - Business, )

Here’s an African safari for young travelers who think they can’t afford one.
(Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

Tedros beat Great Britain’s David Nabarro and is the first African to head WHO.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Chinua Achebe, the grand old man of African letters, has died in America, aged 82.
(Jon Stock in The Telegraph - Culture, )

Region would have been more like African savannah until 2,000 years ago, they say.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Yaya Touré was named African Footballer of the Year for the fourth time in a row.
(The New York Times - Soccer, )

Uruguay striker Edinson Cavani has apologised for calling Jamaica an African team.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Assessment of African giraffe finds numbers dropping due to poaching, habitat loss.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Rescued African migrants express relief at having escaped daily brutality in Libya.
(BBC News - World News, )

Job creation is key for the U.S. to claw back China's grip on the African continent.
(CNN - World Business, )

Pinckney was one of nine people slain at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church.
(NBC News, )

The group is about improving the quality of life for African Americans, leaders say.
(USA Today - National, )

African Americans are more likely to be diagnosed at advanced stages of the disease.
(NBC News Health, )

It's the first memorial to African and Caribbean soldiers who fought in WW1 and WW2.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

African basketball players get a training masterclass from NBA stars in Johannesburg.
(CNN - World Business, )

Fighting continued Thursday as African leaders met in an attempt to end the violence.
(USA Today - World, )

The new website Your African Safari helps travelers assess operators and itineraries.
(The New York Times - Travel, )

Morocco is undeniably becoming a strategic platform to address the African continent.
(CNN - Technology, )

African culture has had an enormous and dynamic influence on the Caribbean's history.
(USA Today - Travel, )

There are key differences in retirement savings between African Americans and whites.
(Next Avenue, Contributor in Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Other examples

See also examples for africans, african gray, african grey, African Rice, east african, west african, African Union, black african, north african, south african, african nation, African Buffalo, african country, African Penguin, African Wildcat, Central African, african elephant, African Lungfish, african oil palm, African Wild Dog, african-american, african crocodile, African Elephants, African Scops Owl, African Fish Eagle, African Golden Cat, african clawed frog, African Grey Parrot, african green monkey, African Bush Elephant, african-american music, African Forest Elephant, African Savannah Elephant, South African Sign Language.

Don't miss the pronunciation examples of African to learn how to say it correctly!

Share this page


Go to the thesaurus of African to find many related words and phrases!

Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary