Friday, November 09, 2007
polyglot adjective [POL-ee-glot] containing, composed of, or written in several languages: a polyglot Bible.
Definitions for polyglot
- containing, composed of, or written in several languages: a polyglot Bible.
- able to speak or write several languages; multilingual.
- a mixture or confusion of languages.
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Citations for polyglot
The first manifestations of the avant-garde were cosmopolitan and polyglot. Marinetti writes his manifestos in French and polemicizes with the Russian Cubo-Futurists in Moscow and St. Petersburg…
Courthouse Joe whose indoctrination goes back to when this country was a nation and not a satrapy in a polyglot empire… Douglas, who can't stomach assassination?