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adjective mul·ti·lin·gual \-ˈliŋ-gwəl, -ˈliŋ-gyə-wəl\

Simple Definition of multilingual

  • : able to speak and understand several languages

  • : using or expressed in several languages

Full Definition of multilingual

  1. 1 :  of, having, or expressed in several languages <a multilingual sign> <multilingual dictionaries>

  2. 2 :  using or able to use several languages especially with equal fluency <multilingual translators>

mul·ti·lin·gual·ism play \-gwə-ˌli-zəm, -gyə-wə-\ noun
mul·ti·lin·gual·ly play \-gwə-lē, -gyə-wə-lē\ adverb

1838

First Known Use of multilingual

1838


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