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ESE

abbreviation

Definition of ESE

  1. east-southeast




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-ese

adjective suffix

Definition of -ese

  1. :  of, relating to, or originating in (a certain place or country) <Japanese>



Origin and Etymology of -ese

Portuguese -ês & Italian -ese, from Latin -ensis


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-ese

noun suffix

Definition of -ese

plural

-ese

  1. 1 :  native or resident of (a specified place or country) <Chinese>

  2. 2 a :  language of (a particular place, country, or nationality) <Cantonese> b :  speech, literary style, or diction peculiar to (a specified place, person, group, discipline, subject, or activity) —usually in words applied in depreciation <journalese> <baseballese>




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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of ESE


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