Definitions of british

  1. The people of Great Britain or of the British Empire.
  2. The language of the ancient Britons.
  3. Of or pertaining to Great Britain or to its inhabitants; - sometimes restricted to the original inhabitants.
  4. Of or relating to Great Britain or its inhabitants; relating to the ancient Britons.
  5. Pertaining to Great Britain or its people.
  6. Pertaining to Great Britain, the United Kingdom, or the British Empire. Britannic.
  7. Pertaining to Great Britain, or its inhabitants. British gum, a gum made from starch, used for stiffening goods.