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



    BrE BrE//ɪnˈdɑːbə//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈdɑːbə//
    (South African English)
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  1. 1a large meeting at which politicians, professional people, etc. have discussions about an important subject a national indaba on land reform
  2. 2(informal) a difficulty or matter that concerns you I don't care what he does. That's his indaba!
  3. Word OriginXhosa and Zulu, ‘discussion’.