UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈswiːdɪʃ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈswidɪʃ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(swēdish)

WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
Swed•ish /ˈswidɪʃ/USA pronunciation   adj. 
  1. of or relating to Sweden.
  2. of or relating to the language spoken by many of the people in Sweden.

  1. [ plural;
    the + ~;
    used with a plural verb] the people born or living in Sweden.
  2. [uncountable] the language spoken by many of the people in Sweden.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
Swed•ish  (swēdish),USA pronunciation adj. 
  1. Language Varietiesof or pertaining to Sweden, its inhabitants, or their language.

  1. Language Varietiesthe people of Sweden collectively.
  2. Language Varietiesa Germanic language, the language of Sweden and parts of Finland, closely related to Danish and Norwegian. Abbr.: Sw
  • Swede + -ish1

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
Swedish /ˈswiːdɪʃ/ adj
  1. of, relating to, or characteristic of Sweden, its people, or their language
  1. the official language of Sweden, belonging to the North Germanic branch of the Indo-European family: one of the two official languages of Finland
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