\ ˈjap How to pronounce Jap (audio) \

Definition of Jap

 (Entry 1 of 2)

disparaging + offensive

JAP

noun
\ ˈjap How to pronounce JAP (audio) \

Definition of JAP (Entry 2 of 2)

usually disparaging + offensive

First Known Use of Jap

Noun or adjective

1860, in the meaning defined above

Noun

1969, in the meaning defined above

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“Jap.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Jap. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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Jap

noun
How to pronounce JAP (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of Jap

informal + offensive : a Japanese person

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