Definition of Ming in English:
1The dynasty ruling China 1368–1644 founded by Zhu Yuanzhang (1328–98).
1.1 [usually as modifier] Chinese porcelain made during the rule of the Ming dynasty, characterized by elaborate designs and vivid colors: a priceless Ming vase
More example sentences
- Detectives raided the home of a suspected burglar - and found a haul of Chinese Ming vases on the kitchen table.
- The reddishness of the unglazed portion of the dish is characteristic of early Ming porcelain.
- Was it the landlord's fault for leaving Ming china in the hallway?
Chinese, literally 'clear or bright'.
Words that rhyme with MingBeijing, bing, bring, Chungking, cling, ding, dingaling, fling, I Ching, king, Kunming, ling, Nanjing, Peking, ping, ring, sing, Singh, sling, spring, sting, string, swing, Synge, thing, ting, wing, wring, Xining, zing
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