Ot·to·man a. Of or pertaining to the Turks; as, the Ottoman power or empire.
Ot·to·man, n.; pl. Ottomans
1. A Turk.
2. A stuffed seat without a back, originally used in Turkey.
adj : of or relating to the Ottoman Empire or its people or its
n 1: a Turk (especially a Turk who is a member of the tribe of
Osman I) [syn: Ottoman Turk, Osmanli]
2: the Turkish dynasty that ruled the Ottoman Empire from the
13th century to its dissolution after World War I [syn: Ottoman
3: thick cushion used as a seat [syn: pouf, pouffe, puff,
4: a low stool to rest the feet of a seated person [syn: footstool,