Synonyms of chinese


1. Chinese, Sinitic, Sinitic language

usage: 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

2. Chinese, Asian, Asiatic

usage: a native or inhabitant of Communist China or of Nationalist China


1. Chinese

usage: of or pertaining to China or its peoples or cultures; "Chinese food"

2. Taiwanese, Chinese, Formosan

usage: of or relating to or characteristic of the island republic on Taiwan or its residents or their language; "the Taiwanese capital is Taipeh"

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Definition and meaning of chinese (Dictionary)