oriental oriental  /ˌɔ ri ˈɛn təl/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a member of an Oriental race; the term is regarded as offensive by Asians (especially by Asian Americans)
  2. (adj) denoting or characteristic of countries of Asia

Usage(s):

  • Mandarin Oriental New York 10 Columbus Circle, 35th Floor, New York, NY 10019; 212-805-8876 40.

News

  1. New Oriental Education & Technology Group, NuStar Energy, Yum! Brands, McDonald and Burger King Worldwide highlighted ...

    New Oriental Education & Technology Group, NuStar Energy, Yum! Brands, McDonald and Burger King Worldwide highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Zacks via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Gravy Boys bring blend of rock, bluegrass to Oriental

    ORIENTAL — Mix a pinch of rock, a handful of honky tonk and a splash of bluegrass, and you’ve got The Gravy Boys. The Gravy Boys present a free concert sponsored by the Pamlico Musical Society June 22 at Lou Mac Park in Oriental.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: New Bern Sun Journal

  3. New Oriental Education And Technology Group Inc. To Present At The June 19 Deutsche Bank Depositary Receipts Virtual ...

    New Oriental Education And Technology Group Inc. To Present At The June 19 Deutsche Bank Depositary Receipts Virtual Investor Conference, The First Webcast Of Its Kind With Asia-Based Companies
    on June 11, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

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