Part of speech: adjective

Of or pertaining to England, its people, or its language.

Part of speech: noun

The English race collectively.

Part of speech: noun

The language of England and of the English speaking peoples.

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Usage examples "english":

  1. He asked Madame Magnotte when the English lady was going to leave, but she could not tell. - "Charlotte's Inheritance", M. E. Braddon.
  2. But he doesn't sing in English. - "Mary Wollaston", Henry Kitchell Webster.
  3. She said the man spoke English. - "The Children's Pilgrimage", L. T. Meade.