Definitions of french

  1. United States sculptor who created the seated marble figure of Abraham Lincoln in the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D. C. ( 1850- 1931)
  2. the Romance language spoken in France and in countries colonized by France
  3. the people of France
  4. of or pertaining to Gaul or the Gauls; " Ancient Gallic dialects"; " Gallic migrations"; " the Gallic Wars"
  5. The language spoken in France.
  6. Collectively, the people of France.
  7. The people of France; the language of France.
  8. Belonging to France or its people.
  9. The people or language of France.
  10. Pertaining to France.
  11. The language or people of France.
  12. Pertaining to France or its inhabitants.
  13. The language spoken by the inhabitants of France.
  14. Pert. to France.
  15. The language of France: French chalk, a variety of talc used for marking: French horn, a wind musical instrument; French polish, a furniture varnish.

Usage examples for french

  1. I'd like to learn to talk French." – Half Portions by Edna Ferber
  2. No, my lord, it is French. – The Master of the Ceremonies by George Manville Fenn
  3. He knew that the French were the French. – Tales by Polish Authors by Various
  4. It's Mr. French I have come to see, and I am sure that he will wish to see me. – Marriage à la mode by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  5. The French captain lost an arm. – The Major Operations of the Navies in the War of American Independence by A. T. Mahan
  6. But she is hardly English- she might be a French woman or an American. – Modern Painting by George Moore
  7. " And Mr. Champney was run pooty close by a French cousin of hers when he was here. – Sally Dows and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  8. French girls have none. – Ernest Maltravers, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  9. French he had never learned to read. – The Life of Thomas Wanless, Peasant by Alexander Johnstone Wilson
  10. French, m'sieur, in Paris. – Erik Dorn by Ben Hecht
  11. Are the French still satisfied with their emperor by the grace of the people! – Andreas Hofer by Lousia Muhlbach
  12. What French women do is neither here nor there. – The End of a Coil by Susan Warner
  13. As the French say, she " did her possible." – The Luckiest Girl in the School by Angela Brazil
  14. The French guns somewhere back of them. – The Romantic by May Sinclair
  15. They are not my people; my people are French. – Audrey by Mary Johnston
  16. " I hate that old French boy," she said. – The Biography of a Prairie Girl by Eleanor Gates
  17. " It is certain that the French have not taken Corunna. – With Moore At Corunna by G. A. Henty
  18. Then it is the French! – The Mayor of Troy by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  19. Do you mean to say she knows French? – Tartarin of Tarascon by Alphonse Daudet
  20. Gage jumped up and threw open the French window. – A Poached Peerage by William Magnay