noun, Slang: Usually Offensive.
a state of chaotic, often clamorous disorder.
any state of disorder or confusion
Something incredibly confused and confusing: an eight-page letter with a Chinese fire drill of your life/ did their Chinese fire drill of calling the fix-it man
[perhaps fr the WWII Marine Corps expression ”fucked up like Chinese fire call”]
- Chinese firepot
noun See Mongolian hot pot
- Chinese fleece-vine
noun 1. . [sil-ver-leys] /ˈsɪl vərˌleɪs/ noun 1. a hardy, twining, woody plant, Polygonum auberti, of the buckwheat family, native to western China and Tibet, having greenish-white, fragrant flowers in drooping clusters.
- Chinese forget-me-not
noun 1. an eastern Asian plant, Cynoglossum amabile, of the borage family, having lance-shaped leaves and clustered, showy, blue, pink, or white flowers.
noun 1. (def 1).