Definitions for wu dialect

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Wu, Wu dialect, Shanghai dialect(noun)

    a dialect of Chinese spoken in the Yangtze delta

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Max Weinreich:

    A language is a dialect with an army and a navy.

  2. Thomas Hardy:

    Dialect words are those terrible marks of the beast to the truly genteel.

  3. Lo Cascio:

    Dialect came to my aid, it is closer to feelings, to emotions, a spectator should be able to be carried along even if they don't understand every letter.

  4. Joshua Landis:

    Many of them are from rural Ethiopia, they speak Amharic and dialect, the vast majority were very slow to learn Hebrew because they were older. The younger generation does, but even 50 % of the younger generation don't graduate from high school.

  5. Elaine Higgleton:

    It's actually been around since the 1990s, and binge is an old Lincolnshire dialect word that made its way into common English in the 19th century, from a very slow start, it has really taken off exponentially as a term people are using every day.


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