Definition of Balinese
1 : a native or inhabitant of Bali
2 : any of a breed of slender longhaired cats that originated as a spontaneous mutation of the Siamese
Origin of balinese
Dutch Balinees, from Bali island of Indonesia
First Known Use: 1820
Rhymes with balinese
Ambonese, Androcles, Annamese, antifreeze, Assamese, Bengalese, Bhutanese, Bolognese, Brooklynese, Cantonese, Cervantes, Ceylonese, Chersonese, Congolese, cottage cheese, diocese, expertise, Faeroese, federalese, fifth disease, Genovese, gourmandise, Hebrides, Heracles, Hercules, Hyades, ill at ease, in a breeze, Japanese, Javanese, Johnsonese, journalese, Kanarese, legalese, litotes, manganese, Milanese, Nepalese, Nipponese, overseas, Pekingese, Pericles, Pleiades, Portuguese, Pyrenees, shoot the breeze, Siamese, Sienese, Silures, Sinhalese, Socrates, Sophocles, Sporades, to one's knees
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