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Buddhistnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈbʊd.ɪst/
Buddhist
adjective uk   us  

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a Buddhist ​temple
(Definition of Buddhist from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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Buddhistnoun [C]

 us   /ˈbu·dɪst, ˈbʊd-/
a ​follower of ​Buddhism

Buddhistadjective [not gradable]

 /ˈbud·əst, ˈbʊd-/
having to do with Buddhists or ​Buddhism: Buddhist ​monasteries
(Definition of Buddhist from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Buddhist”
in Arabic بوذيّ (يُدين بِالبوذِيّة)…
in Korean 불교도…
in Portuguese budista…
in Catalan budista…
in Japanese 仏教徒…
in Chinese (Simplified) 佛教徒…
in Turkish Budist…
in Russian буддист…
in Chinese (Traditional) 佛教徒…
in Italian buddista…
in Polish Buddyst-a/ka…
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