Turkish

  • 1 Turkish — bath (steam bath); Turkish delight (fruitflavored gelatin candy dusted with confectioner’s sugar); Turkish rug; Turkish tobacco …

    Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • 2 Turkish — Turk ish, a. Of or pertaining to Turkey or the Turks. n. The language spoken by Turks, esp. that of the people of Turkey. {Turk ish*ly}, adv. {Turk ish*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Turkish — ► NOUN ▪ the language of Turkey. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to Turkey or its language …

    English terms dictionary

  • 4 Turkish — [tʉr′kish] adj. of Turkey or its people, language, or culture n. the Turkic language spoken in Turkey …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 Turkish — Turkishly, adv. Turkishness, n. /terr kish/, adj. 1. of, pertaining to, characteristic of, or derived from Turkey or the Turks. 2. of or pertaining to the language of Turkey. 3. (loosely) Turkic. n. 4. the Turkic language of Turkey. Abbr.: Turk 5 …

    Universalium

  • 6 Turkish — adj. & n. adj. of or relating to Turkey in SE Europe and Asia Minor, or to the Turks or their language. n. this language. Phrases and idioms: Turkish bath 1 a hot air or steam bath followed by washing, massage, etc. 2 (in sing. or pl.) a building …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 7 Turkish — [[t]tɜ͟ː(r)kɪʃ[/t]] ♦♦♦ 1) ADJ Turkish means belonging or relating to Turkey, or to its people, language, or culture. ...the Turkish capital, Ankara. ...the Turkish government. 2) N UNCOUNT Turkish is the main language spoken in Turkey …

    English dictionary

  • 8 Turkish — 1. noun /ˈtə.kɪʃ,ˈtɝ.kɪʃ/ The official language of Turkey and Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus. 2. adjective /ˈtə.kɪʃ,ˈtɝ.kɪʃ/ Of, from, or pertaining to Turkey, the Turkish people or the Turkish language …

    Wiktionary

  • 9 Turkish — /ˈtɜkɪʃ/ (say terkish) adjective 1. of or relating to Turkey, its people or their language. 2. of or relating to the language of the Turks. –noun 3. the language of modern Turkey. 4. Ottoman Turkish. 5. Turkic. 6. food cooked in the Turkish style …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 10 Turkish — Turk|ish1 [ tɜrkıʃ ] adjective someone who is Turkish is from Turkey a. relating to Turkey, or its language or culture Turkish Turk|ish 2 [ tɜrkıʃ ] noun uncount the language that people speak in Turkey …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 11 Turkish — I. adjective Date: 14th century 1. of, relating to, or characteristic of Turkey, the Turks, or Turkish 2. Turkic 1a II. noun Date: 1672 the Turkic language of the Republic of Turkey …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 12 Turkish — adj. Turkish is used with these nouns: ↑bath, ↑coffee …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 13 Turkish — Turk|ish1 [ˈtə:kıʃ US ˈtə:r ] adj relating to Turkey, its people, or its language Turkish 2 Turkish2 n [U] the language used in Turkey …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 Turkish — Turk·ish || tɜːkɪʃ n. language spoken in Turkey, language spoken in the country in western Asia and southeastern Europe between the Mediterranean Sea and the Black Sea adj. of Turkey (republic located in western Asia and southeastern… …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 15 Turkish — I UK [ˈtɜː(r)kɪʃ] / US [ˈtɜrkɪʃ] noun [uncountable] the language that people speak in Turkey II UK [ˈtɜː(r)kɪʃ] / US [ˈtɜrkɪʃ] adjective 1) someone who is Turkish is from Turkey 2) relating to Turkey, or its language or culture …

    English dictionary

  • 16 Turkish — Turk•ish [[t]ˈtɜr kɪʃ[/t]] adj. 1) peo of or pertaining to Turkey, its inhabitants, or the language Turkish 2) peo Turkic 3) peo the Turkic language of Turkey 4) peo Turkic • Etymology: 1835–45 Turk′ish•ness, n …

    From formal English to slang

  • 17 Turkish — ISO 639 3 Code : tur ISO 639 2/B Code : tur ISO 639 2/T Code : tur ISO 639 1 Code : tr Scope : Individual Language Type : Living …

    Names of Languages ISO 639-3

  • 18 Turkish — noun the language of Turkey, a Turkic language written with the Roman alphabet. adjective relating to Turkey or the Turks or their language …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 19 turkish — a. Ottoman, of the Turks …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 20 Turkish — noun (U) the language of Turkey 2 adjective from or connected with Turkey …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English