Meaning of “English” - Learner’s Dictionary

English

noun uk us /ˈɪŋɡlɪʃ/

[ U ] the language that is spoken in the UK, the US, and in many other countries:

American/British English
Do you speak English?
the English [ plural ]

the people of England

(Definition of “English noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)