- Syng·man [sing-muh n] /ˈsɪŋ mən/, 1875–1965, president of South Korea 1948–60.
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- Syngman (ˈsɪŋmən). 1875–1965, Korean statesman, leader of the campaign for independence from Japan; first president of South Korea (1948–60). Popular unrest forced his resignation