[jin-rik-shaw, -shah] /dʒɪnˈrɪk ʃɔ, -ʃɑ/
a small, two-wheeled, cartlike passenger vehicle with a fold-down top, pulled by one person, formerly used widely in Japan and China.
other names for rickshaw
[jingks] /dʒɪŋks/ noun 1. a person, thing, or influence supposed to bring bad luck. verb (used with object) 2. to bring bad luck to; place a jinx on: The strike has jinxed my plans to go to Milwaukee for the weekend. 3. to destroy the point of: His sudden laugh jinxed the host’s joke. /dʒɪŋks/ […]
[jin-joh] /ˈdʒɪnˈdʒoʊ/ noun, Pinyin. 1. a city in S Liaoning province, in NE China. /ˈdʒɪnˈdʒəʊ/ noun 1. a city in NE China, in SW Liaoning province. Pop: 888 000 (2005 est) Former name (1913–47) Chin-hsien
modifier : a gyp joint/ gyp terms noun verb To cheat; swindle; con: We got gypped out of it all in two days [fr gypsy] Related Terms gyp
[hee-pee-hah-pah, -puh] /ˌhi piˈhɑ pɑ, -pə/ noun 1. Also called Panama-hat plant. a tropical American, palmlike plant, Carludovica palmata. 2. a Panama hat made from the young leaves of this plant. /ˌhiːpiːˈhɑːpɑː/ noun 1. a palmlike plant, Carludovica palmata, of Central and South America, whose fanlike leaves are bleached for making panama hats: family Cyclanthaceae