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Definition 1: a person who speaks more than one language - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for polyglot in the sense of this definition

(polyglot is a kind of ...) a human being

"there was too much for one person to do"

(... is a kind of polyglot ) a person who speaks two languages fluently

(... is a kind of polyglot ) a person who translates written messages from one language to another

(... is an instance of polyglot) United States linguist who studied the historical relations among 5,000 languages (1916-2001)

(... is an instance of polyglot) United States linguist (born in Ukraine) who developed mathematical linguistics and interpreted speech and writing in a social context (1909-1992)

Definition 2: having a command of or composed in many languages - [adjective satellite denoting all]

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

  • a polyglot traveler
  • a polyglot Bible contains versions in different languages

(polyglot is similar to ...) using or knowing more than one language

"a multilingual translator" "a multilingual nation"

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