[jap-lish] /ˈdʒæp lɪʃ/
spoken or written with a large admixture of words and expressions.
spoken or written with features characteristic of .
the adoption and adaptation of English words into the Japanese language Also called Japanglish
“Japanese with many English words,” 1960, from Japanese + English.
1. . 2. . [jap-uh-neez, -nees] /ˌdʒæp əˈniz, -ˈnis/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or characteristic of , its people, or their language. noun, plural Japanese. 2. a native or inhabitant of . 3. a person of Japanese ancestry. 4. the language of . Abbreviation: Japn., Japn. /ˌdʒæpəˈniːz/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or characteristic […]
[jap-uh-nez-uh-ree, -nez-uh-ree; French zha-paw-nezuh-ree] /ˌdʒæp əˌnɛz əˈri, -ˈnɛz ə ri; French ʒa pɔ nɛzəˈri/ noun 1. stylistic characteristics, as in art, decor, or film, influenced by or reflective of Japanese culture and tradition. 2. something, as an art object, displaying these characteristics.
[juh-pon-i-kuh] /dʒəˈpɒn ɪ kə/ noun 1. the camellia, Camellia japonica, having waxy flowers in a variety of colors. /dʒəˈpɒnɪkə/ noun 1. Also called Japanese quince, flowering quince. a Japanese rosaceous shrub, Chaenomeles japonica, cultivated for its red flowers and yellowish fruit 2. another name for the camellia n. “camelia,” 1819, Modern Latin, literally “Japanese,” from […]
[jap-uh-niz-uh m] /ˈdʒæp əˌnɪz əm/ noun 1. something typically Japanese. 2. the influence of Japanese art, culture, and aesthetics.