Definition of Chinglish in English:


Syllabification: Ching·lish
Pronunciation: /ˈCHiNGgliSH


  • A blend of Chinese and English, in particular a variety of English used by speakers of Chinese, incorporating some Chinese vocabulary or constructions: he speaks Mandarin Chinese but often uses a form of Chinglish
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    • Everywhere official signs on roads, public buildings and commercial districts proudly display large and expensive signs in English or rather "Chinglish" (Chinese English).
    • It is time to stop thinking of Chinglish as a linguistic disease.
    • Written in Chinglish, the article is credited to the People's Daily.

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Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody