Definition of harambee noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//həˈræmbiː//
    ; NAmE NAmE//həˈræmbiː//
    (East African English)
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  1. 1[countable] a meeting that is held in order to collect money for something, for example a community project They held a harambee meeting to raise funds for a new classroom.
  2. 2[uncountable] the act of joining with other people to achieve a difficult task the spirit of harambee