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Definitions and Synonyms of chinese | Another word for chinese | What is chinese?

Definition 1: any of the Sino-Tibetan languages spoken in China; regarded as dialects of a single language (even though they are mutually unintelligible) because they share an ideographic writing system - [noun denoting communication]

(chinese is a kind of ...) a group of Sino-Tibetan languages

(... is a kind of chinese ) the dialect of Chinese spoken in Beijing and adopted as the official language for all of China

(... is a kind of chinese ) a dialect of Chinese spoken in the Yangtze delta

(... is a kind of chinese ) the dialect of Chinese spoken in Canton and neighboring provinces and in Hong Kong and elsewhere outside China

(... is a kind of chinese ) any of the forms of Chinese spoken in Fukien province

(... is a kind of chinese ) a dialect of Chinese spoken in southeastern China by the Hakka

(chinese belongs to a domain located in ...) a communist nation that covers a vast territory in eastern Asia; the most populous country in the world

Definition 2: a native or inhabitant of Communist China or of Nationalist China - [noun denoting person]

(chinese is a kind of ...) a native or inhabitant of Asia

(... is a kind of chinese ) (ethnic slur) offensive term for a person of Chinese descent

(... is a kind of chinese ) a member of a nationalistic Chinese secret society that led an unsuccessful rebellion in 1900 against foreign interests in China

(... is a kind of chinese ) a member of a people of southeastern China (especially Hong Kong, Canton, and Taiwan) who migrated from the north in the 12th century

(... is a kind of chinese ) a high public official of imperial China

(... is a member of chinese) a communist nation that covers a vast territory in eastern Asia; the most populous country in the world

(... is a member of chinese) a government on the island of Taiwan established in 1949 by Chiang Kai-shek after the conquest of mainland China by the Communists led by Mao Zedong

Definition 3: of or pertaining to China or its peoples or cultures - [adjective denoting pert]

Samples where chinese or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Chinese food

Definition 4: of or relating to or characteristic of the island republic on Taiwan or its residents or their language - [adjective denoting pert]

Samples where chinese or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the Taiwanese capital is Taipeh

Synonyms for chinese in the sense of this definition

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