Jap


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Jap

 (jăp)
n. Offensive Slang
Used as a disparaging term for a person of Japanese birth or ancestry.

JAP

 (jăp)
n. Offensive Slang
A Jewish-American girl or woman regarded as being pampered or overindulged.

[J(ewish) A(merican) P(rincess).]

Jap

(dʒæp)
n, adj
(Peoples) informal often derogatory short for Japanese

JAP

abbreviation for
Jewish American Princess

Jap

(dʒæp)

n., adj.
usage: This term is a slur and should be avoided. It is used with disparaging intent and is perceived as highly insulting.
n., adj.
(a contemptuous term used to refer to a Japanese.)
Slang: Extremely Disparaging and Offensive.
[1885–90; by shortening]

JAP

(dʒæp)

n.
usage: This is a term of mild contempt, used to make fun of a young Jewish female who is spoiled or indulged.
n.
Slang: Usually Disparaging and Offensive. (a term used to refer to a pampered young Jewish woman, esp. one who takes material advantages for granted.)
[1970–75; J(ewish)A(merican)P(rincess)]

Jap.

1. Japan.
2. Japanese.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Jap - (offensive slang) offensive term for a person of Japanese descent
derogation, disparagement, depreciation - a communication that belittles somebody or something
jargon, lingo, patois, argot, vernacular, slang, cant - a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo"
Japanese, Nipponese - a native or inhabitant of Japan
Translations

Jap

n (pej inf)Japse m (pej)
References in classic literature ?
Californians, as a rule, are familiar with ju-jutsu, and I especially had made a study of it for several years, both at school and in the gym of the Los Angeles Athletic Club, while recently I had had, in my employ, a Jap who was a wonder at the art.
Pete set up Auto Jap Spares - which are specialists in the supply of new parts and spares for all makes of imported Japanese cars, vans and vehicles - in 2000 and it has proven to be a business which has stood the test of time.
Their crunch final match was set up when both lost last time out; Specsavers went down to division leaders, Britannia Brands, while On Time suffered an eight-wicket defeat to Jap Parts.
But his Lenson Sanchez and Coolavanny Jap will be definitely part of what could be an eight-strong Buckley raid on Wimbledon, including Mind The Net, beaten favourite in last year's final.
When contacted, ADG of JAP Kamal Narayan Choubey said three different screening committees -- headed by then JAP commandants Praveen Srivastava, Nirmal Kumar Mishra and Amarjit Balihar -- was formed.
He said that he has written to the election commission and has also informed the commission about these concerns in a specific meeting, but unfortunately the election commission has done nothing regarding this so there is no choice left for JAP but to announce disassociation from general elections 2013 in order to register their protest.
JAP has announced three-day mourning over the killings.
By contrast, the daily cost of JAP in South Carolina averages $1.
JAP Materials will provide in-depth coverage on the full breadth of research related to materials science, with a focus on significant new theoretical and experimental discoveries.
Gregg Price, co-owner of Jap North East said: "We want to show car enthusiasts what they can achieve if they put their mind to it and show that just because we have modified cars, we don't need to break the law.
Pop culture first chronicled--though didn't yet label--the JAP in literary works like Herman Wouk's 1955 novel Marjorie Morningstar and Philip Roth's Goodbye, Columbus, published in 1959.
On the outskirts of Fannett, Texas, there is a little ol' path with a not-so-subtle name: they call it Jap Road.