Meaning of ENGLISH in English

ENGLISH

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈɪŋɡlɪʃ ]

adj. & n. --adj. of or relating to England or its people or language. --n. 1 the language of England, now used in many varieties in the British Isles, the United States, and most Commonwealth or ex-Commonwealth countries, and often internationally. 2 (prec. by the; treated as pl.) the people of England. 3 US Billiards = SIDE n. 10. øEnglish bond Building a bond of brickwork arranged in alternate courses of stretchers and headers. English horn = COR ANGLAIS. the Queen's (or King's) English the English language as correctly written or spoken in Britain. øøEnglishness n. [OE englisc, ónglisc (as ANGLE, -ISH(1))]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.