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Swiss

noun \ ˈswis \

Definition of Swiss

1 plural Swiss
a : a native or inhabitant of Switzerland
b : one that is of Swiss descent
2 often not capitalized : any of various fine sheer fabrics of cotton originally made in Switzerland; especially : dotted swiss

Origin and Etymology of swiss

Middle French Suisse, from Middle High German Swīzer, from Swīz Switzerland


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Swiss

adjective

Definition of Swiss

: of, relating to, or characteristic of Switzerland or the Swiss

First Known Use of swiss

1530



SWISS Defined for English Language Learners

Swiss

adjective

Definition of Swiss for English Language Learners

  • : of or relating to Switzerland or its people


SWISS Defined for Kids

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Swiss

noun \ ˈswis \

Definition of Swiss for Students

plural Swiss
: a person born or living in Switzerland

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Swiss

adjective

Definition of Swiss for Students

: of or relating to Switzerland or the Swiss


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