- I UK [ˌdʒæpəˈniːz] / US [ˌdʒæpəˈnɪz]
Word forms "Japanese":
singular Japanese plural Japanese1)a) [countable] someone from Japanb) the Japanese the people of Japan2) [uncountable] the language that people speak in Japan
II UK [ˌdʒæpəˈniːz] / US [ˌdʒæpəˈnɪz] adjective1) someone who is Japanese is from Japan2) relating to Japan, or its language or culture
My sister drives a Japanese car.
English dictionary. 2014.