gingerbread man

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of gingerbread man

: a gingerbread cookie shaped like people a person
  • We made gingerbread men for the holidays.

Word by Word Definitions

gingerbread play
  1. : a cake whose ingredients include molasses and ginger

  2. : lavish or superfluous ornament especially in architecture

man play
  1. : an individual human

  2. : a man belonging to a particular category (as by birth, residence, membership, or occupation)

  3. : husband

  1. : to supply with people (as for service)

  2. : to station members of a ship's crew at

  3. : to serve in the force or complement of


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