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[jen-uh-veez, -vees]
adjective, noun, plural Gen·e·vese.
  1. Genevan.
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Examples from the Web for genevese

Historical Examples

  • Gallatin brought no prudishness and no orthodoxy in his Genevese baggage.

    Albert Gallatin

    John Austin Stevens

  • He was a Genevese by birth, Calvinist by blood, revolutionist by development.

    Robert Elsmere

    Mrs. Humphry Ward

  • I am by birth a Genevese; and my family is one of the most distinguished of that republic.


    Mary W. Shelley

  • The Genevese were prepared for any sacrifices to preserve their liberties.

  • He was a Genevese, but lived at Paris, and was painter to the King, 1726-8.