Definitions of Taiwanese
  1. adjective
    of or relating to or characteristic of the island republic on Taiwan or its residents or their language
    “the Taiwanese capital is Taipeh”
    synonyms: Chinese, Formosan
  2. noun
    a native or inhabitant of Taiwan
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    type of:
    Asian, Asiatic
    a native or inhabitant of Asia
  3. noun
    any of the forms of Chinese spoken in Fukien province
    synonyms: Amoy, Fukien, Fukkianese, Hokkianese, Min, Min dialect
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    type of:
    any of the Sino-Tibetan languages spoken in China; regarded as dialects of a single language (even though they are mutually unintelligible) because they share an ideographic writing system
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