Definition of "french" [french]

  • To cut (green beans, for example) into thin strips before cooking. (verb-transitive)
  • To trim fat or bone from (a chop, for example). (verb-transitive)
  • Slang To give a French kiss to. (verb-transitive)
  • Vulgar Slang To perform oral sex on. (verb-transitive)
  • The official language of France: also an official language of Switzerland, Belgium, Canada, and certain other countries. It is the native language of approximately 70 million people; also used for diplomacy. Historically, French is an Indo-European language belonging to the Romance group (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Relating to, denoting, or characteristic of France, the French, or their language (adjective)
  • (in Canada) of or relating to French Canadians (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "french" in a sentence
  • "FRENCH says: for the record first amendment means free speech where did part 1 and part 2 go. french"
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