countable and uncountable; Chinese

Chinese (countable and uncountable; plural Chinese)

  1. (uncountable) The class of Sino-Tibetan dialects including Mandarin, Wu, Cantonese, Min Nan and others.
  2. (uncountable) The logographic writing system shared by this language family.
    • Hong Kong uses traditional Chinese.
  3. (uncountable) Mandarin, the main language spoken in China.
  4. (uncountable) The people of China.
    • The Chinese have an incredible history.
  5. (countable) A person living in or coming from China.
    • The place was empty till two Chinese walked in.
  6. (UK, countable) A Chinese meal.
    • We"re going out tonight for a Chinese.
  7. (US, uncountable) Chinese food.
    • Do you care for Chinese tonight?

7 letters in word "chinese": C E E H I N S.

No anagrams for chinese found in this word list.

Words found within chinese:

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