What is French ?
French is (adj) 1. referring to France The French railways have a system of high speed trains covering the whole country. 2. to take French leave to go away without permission (noun) 1. the language spoken in France He speaks French very well. They are learning French at school. 2. the French the people of France The French are famous for their wines and their cooking.
source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level