Definition of ang moh in English:

ang moh

(also ang mo)


SE Asian
  • (in Singapore) a white person:

    ‘Conan and I were the only two ang mohs in the place’
    ‘if the salesmen see an ang moh, they will double the prices!’
    [as modifier] ‘an ang moh woman turned up with her little blonde-haired kid’


Late 19th century: from Chinese âng mo person of Western descent, from âng red + mo hair.


ang moh

/ˌaŋ ˈməʊ/