noun Wade-Giles, Pinyin.
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Example sentences from the Web for ming
Never mind that the Tribune props him up like a Ming vase now.The Stacks: John Schulian’s Classic Profile of Newspaper Columnist Mike Royko|John Schulian|January 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The screeching vehicle left tire tracks on the architectural relic, which dates back to the Ming Dynasty.
Throwing Louis C.K. out in the cold with Daniel Tosh is like tossing a Ming vase out with the old Tupperware.Louis C.K. on Daniel Tosh’s Rape Joke: Are Comedy and Feminism Enemies?|Jennifer L. Pozner|July 18, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The man, Ming Kuang Chen, was without food or water the entire time.
Question: What did the Jewish-American Princess say when she broke a Ming vase?
The old imperial city, where once the Ming dynasty reigned, was destroyed in the Taiping Rebellion.Appearances|Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson
Transfor′ming, effecting, or able to effect, a change of form or state.
The morning following our arrival, we rode in jinrikishas to the tomb of a Ming emperor.Travels in the Far East|Ellen Mary Hayes Peck
Just when the crackle decoration was applied cannot well be known, but it was in vogue in the beginning of the Ming dynasty.Pottery and Porcelain, from early times down to the Philadelphia exhibition of 1876|Charles Wyllys Elliott
From the midst of these small rebellions emerged a large one before which the Ming dynasty trembled to its fall.Historic Tales, Vol. 12 (of 15)|Charles Morris