1. [ adjective ] of or pertaining to or characteristic of Nepal or its people or language or culture
Synonyms: Nepali

"Nepalese troops massed at the border" "Nepali mountains are among the highest in the world" "the different Nepali words for `rice'"

Related terms: Nepal Nepal
2. [ noun ] a native or inhabitant of Nepal
Synonyms: Nepali
Related terms: Asian Gurkha Nepal
Similar spelling:   neoplasm