Definitions for jinrikishadʒɪnˈrɪk ʃɔ, -ʃɑ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

jin•rik•i•shadʒɪnˈrɪk ʃɔ, -ʃɑ(n.)(pl.)-shas.

or jin•rik•sha

  1. a small, two-wheeled, cartlike passenger vehicle with a fold-down top, pulled by one person, formerly used widely in Japan and China.

    Category: Transportation, Foreign Term

    Ref: Also called ricksha, rickshaw.

Origin of jinrikisha:

1870–75; < Japn, =jin person +-riki power +-sha vehicle (< MChin, = Chin rénlì shē)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. jinrikisha, ricksha, rickshaw(noun)

    a small two-wheeled cart for one passenger; pulled by one person


  1. jinrikisha(Noun)

    a rickshaw

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jinrikisha(noun)

    a small, two-wheeled, hooded vehicle drawn by one more men


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