- 1. originating or occurring naturally in a particular place; native: "the indigenous peoples of Siberia"
Synonyms for INDIGENOUS: aboriginal, native, local, endemic, autochthonous, domestic, regional, born; Antonyms of INDIGENOUS: foreign, introduced, nonindigenous, exotic, alien, nonnative, strange, immigrant.
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/ɪnˈdɪdʒənəs/ /ɪnˈdɪdʒɪnəs/ IPA guide Use indigenous to describe a plant, animal or person that is native or original to an area. Though Switzerland is known for its chocolates, chocolate, which comes from the cocoa plant, is indigenous to South America. Indigenous, aboriginal, and native all mean the same thing.
adjective [ not gradable ] us / ɪnˈdɪdʒ·ə·nəs / Add to word list existing naturally or having always lived in a place; native: The Navajos are among the indigenous people of North America. Are there any species of frog indigenous to the area? (Definition of indigenous from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Synonyms for INDIGENOUS: native, domestic, built-in, congenital, connatural, constitutional, elemental, autochthonous, inborn, inbred, indwelling, ingrained; Antonyms for INDIGENOUS: alien, expatriate, migrant, foreign.