- /dʒæpəˈniz/ (say japuh'neez)
1. of or relating to Japan, its people, or their language.
2. (plural Japanese) a native or inhabitant of Japan.
3. the Japanese people collectively.
4. the language of Japan, an agglutinating language thought to be distantly related to Korean and the Altaic language family.
5. food cooked in the Japanese style: do you like Japanese?
6. have a Japanese bladder, Colloquial to suffer from frequency (def. 7).
Australian English dictionary. 2014.
Look at other dictionaries:
Japanese — refers to anything that originates in Japan. As a noun, it may also refer to: * Japanese language, a Japonic language spoken mainly in Japan * Japanese people, the ethnic group that identifies with Japan through culture or ancestry * Japanese… … Wikipedia
Japanese No — Демо ∀NTI FEMINISM Дата выпуска 27 июня 1999 Записан … Википедия
Japanese — gelatin (agar also called Japanese isinglass); Japanese paper (high rag content quality); Japanese silk (high quality raw silk) … Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games
Japanese — 1580s, Iapones; see JAPAN (Cf. Japan) + ESE (Cf. ese). Japanese beetle attested from 1919, accidentally introduced in U.S. 1916 in larval stage in a shipment of Japanese iris … Etymology dictionary
Japanese — Jap a*nese , n. sing. & pl. [1913 Webster] 1. A native or inhabitant of Japan; collectively, the people of Japan. [1913 Webster] 2. sing. The language of the people of Japan, called in the Japanese language nihongo. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
Japanese — Jap a*nese , a. Of or pertaining to Japan, or its inhabitants. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
Japanese — ► NOUN (pl. same) 1) a person from Japan. 2) the language of Japan. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to Japan … English terms dictionary
Japanese — /jap euh neez , nees /, adj., n., pl. Japanese. adj. 1. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of Japan, its people, or their language. n. 2. a native or inhabitant of Japan. 3. a person of Japanese ancestry. 4. the language of Japan. Abbr.: Japn … Universalium
Japanese — Este artículo o sección necesita referencias que aparezcan en una publicación acreditada, como revistas especializadas, monografías, prensa diaria o páginas de Internet fidedignas. Puedes añadirlas así o avisar al autor prin … Wikipedia Español
Japanese — I UK [ˌdʒæpəˈniːz] / US [ˌdʒæpəˈnɪz] noun Word forms Japanese : singular Japanese plural Japanese 1) a) [countable] someone from Japan b) the Japanese the people of Japan 2) [uncountable] the language that people speak in Japan II UK… … English dictionary
Japanese — [[t]ʤæ̱pəni͟ːz[/t]] ♦♦♦ (Japanese is both the singular and the plural form.) 1) ADJ Japanese means belonging or relating to Japan, or to its people, language, or culture. Japanese firms are looking for a new breed of manager. ...a planned visit… … English dictionary