Antonyms
Etymology

1. oriental

adjective. ['ˌɔriːˈɛntəl, ˌɔriːˈɛnəl'] denoting or characteristic of countries of Asia.

Antonyms

  • west

Etymology

  • oriens (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Oriental

  • transcontinental
  • transcendental
  • environmental
  • developmental
  • instrumental
  • departmental
  • supplemental
  • monumental
  • incremental
  • fundamental
  • experimental
  • detrimental
  • continental
  • sentimental
  • occidental
  • accidental
  • judgmental
  • elemental
  • when'll
  • quennel
  • grenell
  • tennell
  • phenol
  • pennell
  • pennel
  • kennell
  • kennel
  • henle
  • haenel
  • gentle

Example sentences of the word oriental


1. Adjective
Scoop soil in and around the oriental poppy seedling to fill the hole.

2. Oriental

noun. a member of an Oriental race; the term is regarded as offensive by Asians (especially by Asian Americans).

Synonyms

  • oriental person
  • Asian
  • Mongolian
  • yellow man
  • Mongolian race
  • Mongol
  • slant-eye
  • Asiatic
  • Evenki
  • gook
  • Yellow race
  • Mongoloid race
  • Ewenki

Antonyms

  • woman
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