a native or inhabitant of Geneva, Switzerland.
of or relating to Geneva, Switzerland.
- Also called Ge·ne·van [juh-nee-vuhn] /dʒəˈni vən/ .
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How to use Genevese in a sentence
Twenty-four hours at a Genevese hotel were got through by Georgie and her cousin without difficulty.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3) | Charles James Wills
Every little boy, as he plays in the street, feels that he has reason to be proud that he is a Genevese.
But the true source of the Genevese author's purity was apart from, though deeply influenced by Nature.
I did not perceive that a single Genevese was pleased with the hearty zeal found in the work.The Confessions of J. J. Rousseau, Complete | Jean Jacques Rousseau
I go to the Genevese churches every Sunday, and nourish my heterodoxy with orthodox sermons.George Eliot's Life, Vol. I (of 3) | George Eliot