Entry from British & World English dictionary
A flat ginger biscuit shaped like a person.
- Children were rewarded for their efforts at the end of the day when they were each given a chocolate coin and a gingerbread man.
- My boss is touched when I present her with a gingerbread man the following morning.
- Jack scratched his side as he stuffed a gingerbread man down his throat.
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