Definition of bilingual
- a bilingual document
- an officially bilingual nation
- bilingual in English and Japanese
Several of the employees are bilingual.
He is bilingual in English and Japanese.
She grew up in a bilingual community.
The town has an excellent bilingual education program.
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: able to speak and understand two languages
: using or expressed in two languages
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to grant as a privilege or special favor
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