Relating to or belonging to an African American person, especially one of African descent born in the US.
First recorded use in the united states in the late 1960s.
- The museum showcases the history and culture of African-American people.
- She is an accomplished African-American author.
- The African-American community has made significant contributions to the arts and sciences.
- The African-American Civil Rights Movement was a pivotal moment in the country's history.
- African-American history is an important part of American history.