Definitions for siameseˌsaɪ əˈmiz, -ˈmis

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Si•a•meseˌsaɪ əˈmiz, -ˈmis(adj.; n.)(pl.)-mese.

  1. (adj.)of or pertaining to Siam or its inhabitants.

    Category: Peoples

  2. twin; closely connected; similar.

  3. twofold or two-way:

    a Siamese sprinkler.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  4. (n.)a native or inhabitant of Siam.

    Category: Peoples

  5. Category: Peoples

    Ref: Thai (def. 2). 2

  6. Category: Dogs, Cats, and Horses

    Ref: Siamese cat.

Origin of Siamese:

1685–95

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Thai, Siamese, Central Thai(noun)

    a branch of the Tai languages

  2. Thai, Tai, Siamese(noun)

    a native or inhabitant of Thailand

  3. siamese, siamese connection(noun)

    an inlet with two or more couplings to which a hose can be attached so that fire engines can pump water into the sprinkler system of a building

  4. Siamese cat, Siamese(adj)

    a slender short-haired blue-eyed breed of cat having a pale coat with dark ears paws face and tail tip

  5. Thai, Tai, Siamese(adj)

    of or relating to or characteristic of Thailand or its people

    "Siamese kings"; "different Thai tribes live in the north"

  6. Thai, Tai, Siamese(adj)

    of or relating to the languages of the Thai people

    "Thai tones"

  7. Thai, Tai, Siamese(adj)

    of or relating to Thailand

    "the Thai border with Laos"

Wiktionary

  1. Siamese(Noun)

    The Siamese cat

  2. Siamese(Adjective)

    Of, or relating to Siam; Thai

  3. Siamese(Adjective)

    Of a connection of tubes or hoses shaped like a letter Y.

  4. Siamese(ProperNoun)

    The Thai language

Webster Dictionary

  1. Siamese(adj)

    of or pertaining to Siam, its native people, or their language

  2. Siamese

    a native or inhabitant of Siam; pl., the people of Siam

  3. Siamese

    the language of the Siamese

Freebase

  1. Siamese

    The Siamese is one of the first distinctly recognized breeds of Oriental cat. The breed originated in Thailand, where they are one of several native breeds and are called Wichian Mat. In the 20th century the Siamese cat became one of the most popular breeds in Europe and North America.

Anagrams of siamese

  1. misease

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