Definition of american:
a native or inhabitant of the United States
the English language as used in the United States
a native or inhabitant of a North American or Central American or South American country
of or relating to the United States of America or its people or language or culture; "American citizens"; "American English"; "the American dream"
of or relating to or characteristic of the continents and islands of the Americas; "the American hemisphere"; "American flora and fauna"