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Turk·ish

 (tûr′kĭsh)
adj.
Of or relating to Turkey or its peoples, languages, or cultures.
n.
1. The Turkic language of Turkey.
2. Ottoman Turkish.

Turkish

(ˈtɜːkɪʃ)
adj
(Languages) of, relating to, or characteristic of Turkey, its people, or their language
n
(Languages) the official language of Turkey, belonging to the Turkic branch of the Altaic family. See also Osmanli
ˈTurkishness n

Turk•ish

(ˈtɜr kɪʃ)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to Turkey, its inhabitants, or the language Turkish.
2. Turkic.
n.
3. the Turkic language of Turkey.
4. Turkic.
[1835–45]
Turk′ish•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.turkish - a Turkic language spoken by the TurksTurkish - a Turkic language spoken by the Turks
Turkic, Turkic language, Turko-Tatar, Turki - a subfamily of Altaic languages
Adj.1.turkish - of or relating to or characteristic of Turkey or its people or languageTurkish - of or relating to or characteristic of Turkey or its people or language; "Turkish towels"
Translations
турски
tureckýturečtina
tyrkertyrkisk
Turka
turkkilainenturkin kieliturkki
turskiturski jezik
török
トルコのトルコ語
터키 사람터키의
turkiskturkiskaturkiskt
เกี่ยวกับตุรกีภาษาตุรกี
TürkTürkçeTürk dili
thuộc nước/người/tiếng Thổ Nhĩ Kỳtiếng Thổ Nhĩ Kỳ

Turkish

[ˈtɜːkɪʃ]
A. ADJturco
B. N (= language) → turco m
C. CPD Turkish bath Nbaño m turco
Turkish coffee Ncafé m turco
Turkish delight Nlokum m, capricho m de reina
Turkish towel N (US) → toalla f

Turkish

[ˈtɜːrkɪʃ]
adjturc(turque)
n (LINGUISTICS)turc mTurkish bath nbain m turcTurkish delight nloukoum m

Turkish

adjtürkisch; she is Turkishsie ist Türkin
n (Ling) → Türkisch nt

Turkish

:
Turkish bath
Turkish coffee
Turkish delight
nLokum nt
Turkish towel

Turkish

[ˈtɜːkɪʃ]
1. adjturco/a
2. n (language) → turco

turkish

تُركي, تُرْكِيّ turecký, turečtina tyrker, tyrkisk türkisch Τουρκικά, τουρκικός turco turkin kieli, turkkilainen turc turski turco トルコの, トルコ語 터키 사람, 터키의 Turks tyrker, tyrkisk język turecki, turecki turco турецкий turkisk, turkiska เกี่ยวกับตุรกี, ภาษาตุรกี Türk, Türkçe thuộc nước/người/tiếng Thổ Nhĩ Kỳ, tiếng Thổ Nhĩ Kỳ 土耳其人, 土耳其的
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References in classic literature ?
see yonder Turkish cheeks of spotted tawn -- living, breathing pictures painted by the sun.
There --still high elevated above the rest of the company, to whom he vivaciously cries --he seems some Turkish Muezzin calling the good people to prayers from the top of a tower.
A man may grow rich in Turkey even, if he will be in all respects a good subject of the Turkish government.
I had come ashore with only two pieces of money, both about the same size, but differing largely in value--one was a French gold piece worth four dollars, the other a Turkish coin worth two cents and a half.
As when the TARTAR from his RUSSIAN Foe By ASTRACAN over the Snowie Plaines Retires, or BACTRIAN Sophi from the hornes Of TURKISH Crescent, leaves all waste beyond The Realme of ALADULE, in his retreate To TAURIS or CASBEEN.
They were armed with crooked sabres, having the hilt and baldric inlaid with gold, and matched with Turkish daggers of yet more costly workmanship.
It had been taken from the Turkish camp before Vienna, and the standard of Mohammed had stood beneath the tremulous gilt of its canopy.
In explanation of the services which he was able to render a monarch haunted by perpetual terrors, I need only say that it was Erik who constructed all the famous trap-doors and secret chambers and mysterious strong-boxes which were found at Yildiz-Kiosk after the last Turkish revolution.
The four first were the more fortunate, who though they were detained some time by the Turkish bassa, were dismissed at the request of the emperor, who sent him a zebra, or wild ass, a creature of large size and admirable beauty.
The very devil would be in it in that case," said Sancho; and letting off thirty "ohs," and sixty sighs, and a hundred and twenty maledictions and execrations on whomsoever it was that had brought him there, he raised himself, stopping half-way bent like a Turkish bow without power to bring himself upright, but with all his pains he saddled his ass, who too had gone astray somewhat, yielding to the excessive licence of the day; he next raised up Rocinante, and as for him, had he possessed a tongue to complain with, most assuredly neither Sancho nor his master would have been behind him.
In the Ottoman or Turkish empire, the sovereign, though in other respects absolute master of the lives and fortunes of his subjects, has no right to impose a new tax.
The impression I had was that we were leaving the West and entering the East; the most western of splendid bridges over the Danube, which is here of noble width and depth, took us among the traditions of Turkish rule.