Chinaman: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (chī'nu-mun), [key]
— pl. -men.
- a Chinese or a person of Chinese descent.
- (l.c.) a person who imports or sells china.
- (often l.c.) a person regarded as one's benefactor, sponsor, or protector: to see one's chinaman about a favor.
- the slightest chance: He hasn't a Chinaman's chance of getting that job.
- chinaman (Thesaurus)