Definitions for genoeseˌdʒɛn oʊˈiz, -ˈis

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Genoese(adj)

    a native or resident of Genoa

  2. Genoese, Genovese(adj)

    of or relating to or characteristic of Genoa or its inhabitants

    "the Genoese sailor we call Columbus"


  1. Genoese(ProperNoun)

    An inhabitant or a resident of Genoa.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Genoese(adj)

    of or pertaining to Genoa, a city of Italy

  2. Genoese

    a native or inhabitant of Genoa; collectively, the people of Genoa

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Vincent Canby, The New York Times, November 11, 1984:

    America, meaning mostly the United States, is not an easy concept to comprehend. It may be appropriate that it was discovered by a Genoese sailor, in the service of the Spanish crown, looking for some place else and that, for the next half-century, it was treated as a geological impediment to be gotten through or around in order to reach some far more profitable other side.

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