a contemptuous term used to refer to a Japanese person.
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a term used to refer to a pampered young Jewish-American woman, especially one who takes material advantages for granted.
Other definitions for Jap. (3 of 3)
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How to use Jap in a sentence
At all events we have made up our minds to eliminate the Jap, what with one motive and another, and I think we will.Ancestors | Gertrude Atherton
Would you mind asking your Jap to make us some sandwiches and come with me up to my mountain shanty?Ancestors | Gertrude Atherton
"Look, I'll help you down the steps—" He grabbed hold of the Jap and hustled him down the steps.
Then he heard a click and he saw Mogin's fist bouncing away from the Jap's chin.
A Jap cud march three hundred miles a day f'r eight days with nawthin' to eat.Mr. Dooley Says | Finley Dunne
British Dictionary definitions for Jap (1 of 3)
informal, often derogatory short for Japanese
British Dictionary definitions for JAP (2 of 3)
US slang Jewish American Princess
British Dictionary definitions for Jap. (3 of 3)
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