polyglot

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Synonyms for polyglot

a person who speaks more than one language

having a command of or composed in many languages

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Bill Frisell, the once and future exponent of pan-American music--a library unto himself, again tackles a genre yet unexplored in his oeuvre with a set of compositions based on afro-funk and urban soul, turned on their ears, spun wildly, and fed back through the polyglottal vocabulary of his guitar.
POLYANDROUS no Andrews singing sis POLYGRAPHIC a birdy tattle-tale POLYSYLLABIC see Polyglottal POLYGRANTA a fondness for pomegranate seeds POLYALCOHOL booze for birds POLYCENTRIC a parrot turns into a penny POLYGON she flew away POLYGLOTTAL swears in many tongues POLYPHONOUS a birdy phone phreak POLYUNSATURATED never goes out in the rain POLYMORPHOUS a sleepy one, or shape shitter POLYCARBONATE the parrot ate the carbon copy POLYGENE cowboy singer Autry's parrot POLYNOMIAL she didn't get any food
8) Sin Sierra Leone, West Africa, for instance, there are well over sixteen different ethnic groups with languages spoken all over the country, mostly by polyglottal residents.