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Maltese

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noun Mal·tese \mȯl-ˈtēz, -ˈtēs\

Definition of Maltese

plural

Maltese

  1. 1 :  a native or inhabitant of Malta

  2. 2 :  the Semitic language of the Maltese people

  3. 3 :  any of a breed of toy dogs with a long silky white coat, a black nose, and very dark eyes

Maltese

adjective


Illustration of maltese

1615

First Known Use of maltese

1615

Rhymes with maltese

Andes, appease, Aries, at ease, bee's knees, Belize, Bernese, big cheese, blue cheese, brain freeze, Burmese, camise, Castries, cerise, chemise, Chinese, deep-freeze, degrease, disease, displease, disseise, en prise, fasces, fauces, Ganges, headcheese, heartsease, Hermes, jack cheese, marquise, menses, nates, quick-freeze, Ramses, reprise, sea breeze, soubise, striptease, strong breeze, Swiss cheese, Thales, unease, unfreeze


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