wordswarm.net: free dictionary lookup
Wordswarms From Years Past


13-Letter Words
12-Letter Words
11-Letter Words
10-Letter Words
9-Letter Words
8-Letter Words
7-Letter Words
6-Letter Words
5-Letter Words
4-Letter Words
3-Letter Words


Adjacent Words

pejoratively
pekaf
Pekah
Pekahiah
Pekan
Pekanbaru
pekaq
Peke
Pekin
Pekinese
Peking
Peking duck
Peking man
Pekod
pekoe
pel
pela
pelab
Pelage
Pelagian
Pelagianism
Pelagic

Pekingese definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a Chinese breed of small short-legged dogs with a long silky coat and broad flat muzzle [syn: Pekinese, Pekingese, Peke]

Merriam Webster's

or Pekinese noun (plural Pekingese or Pekinese) Date: 1849 1. a. the Chinese dialect of Beijing b. a native or resident of Beijing 2. any of a Chinese breed of small short-legged dogs with a broad flat face and a profuse long soft coat

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. & adj. (also Pekinese) --n. (pl. same) 1 a a lap-dog of a short-legged breed with long hair and a snub nose. b this breed. 2 a citizen of Peking (Beijing) in China. 3 the form of the Chinese language used in Beijing. --adj. of or concerning Beijing or its language or citizens.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

see pekinese



comments powered by Disqus

Wordswarm.net: Look up a word or phrase

 


wordswarm.net: free dictionary lookup