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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 ?
We're Saxons, you an' me, an' Mary, an' Bert, and all the Americans that are real Americans, you know, and not Dagoes and Japs and such.
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.
All the Japs that were on the tail end of the island were going to be cut off and couldn't get up to the top, and likewise the ones at the top were going to be cut off so they couldn't [get to the tail either].
Though each can sing as good as the other, live, it's Carl, Japs and Daniel (whilst pounding on the skins) who get the lion's share of vocal duties.
Each juvenile routed to JAP makes for one less client that a public defender represents in court.
But having met the Japs one can only imagine kicking their heads in.
The first deep cuts in the process of severing Japan from the Chinese mainland were accomplished by land-based American search 'planes from Okinawa region, which sank four and damaged another 16 Jap commercial vehicles on Saturday in the Tsushima and Chosen Straits between Japan and Korea.
Swedish consulting group SWECO said on Thursday (1 February) that its Finnish subsidiary SWECO PIC has agreed to acquire Swedish consulting engineering company JAPS Elektronik AB for an undisclosed sum.
In business for twelve years now, JAPS (the name comes from initials of the firm's two founders) has undergone a complete makeover that began in 1998, as EUR 3.
Japs says he expected the Illertissen plant to produce 200 optimizing cross-cut lines in 1999 to with a medium-term objective of 500 per year.
the Japs complained that Powell might give a dodgy decision against them with the Reggae Boyz battling it out in the same group.
It is a question Nietzsche might have asked Dostoevski, and been answered this way-"Die Japs sind in der wald.