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ABC División en sílabas: ABC
Pronunciación: /ˈˌā ˈˌbē ˈsē/

Entrada del diccionario de inglés estadounidense

informal

Definición de ABC en inglés:

sustantivo

An American-born person of Chinese descent: like many ABCs, his identity is a tapestry
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Though some ABCs want to be recognized as "real Chinese," I don't.
  • If it has taught us one central lesson, it may well be that the world known as Chinese America is populated with all of us - women, men, FOBs, and ABCs - and together we can better achieve our vision for tomorrow.
  • I'm a little surprised when an ABC has bad grammar.

adjetivo

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Relating to or denoting American-born people of Chinese descent: some ABC parents send their children to Chinese language schools
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • David said he was ABC, American Born Chinese.
  • I have an ABC friend who speaks much worse Chinese than me, but nobody pushes her to switch to English when they talk with her.

Origen

1970s: from the initial letters of American-born Chinese.

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