Definition of Far Eastern in US English:

Far Eastern


  • Relating to or characteristic of the Far East or its inhabitants.

    ‘Far Eastern languages and cultures’
    • ‘The gallery will hold an auction of fine antiquities, Pre-Columbian, Far Eastern, Native-American and ethnographic art.’
    • ‘He managed his family's Far Eastern trade and made trips to Europe to search out the latest technologies.’
    • ‘Tea consumption is a lifestyle in Far Eastern countries and the bitter flavor is not an issue.’
    • ‘The manufacturer says most of the cars will end up in Middle and Far Eastern markets.’
    • ‘The final movement, Molto vivo, reveals the interest Bloch developed in Far eastern music.’