Dictionary.com

Yamashita

[ yah-mah-shee-tah ]
/ ˈyɑ mɑˈʃi tɑ /
Save This Word!

noun
To·mo·yu·ki [taw-maw-yoo-kee], /ˈtɔ mɔˈyu ki/, "the Tiger of Malaya", 1885–1946, Japanese general.
QUIZ
SHALL WE PLAY A "SHALL" VS. "SHOULD" CHALLENGE?
Should you take this quiz on “shall” versus “should”? It should prove to be a quick challenge!
Question 1 of 6
Which form is commonly used with other verbs to express intention?

Words nearby Yamashita

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use Yamashita in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for Yamashita

Yamashita
/ (ˌjæməˈʃiːtə) /

noun
Tomoyuki (ˌtəʊməʊˈjuːkɪ). 1885–1946, Japanese general. He commanded Japanese forces in the Malayan campaign in World War II and took Singapore (1942); captured (1945) and hanged
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK