Definition of gingerish in English:

gingerish

adjective

  • Somewhat cautious, rather tentative.

adjective

  • Somewhat ginger (in colour or taste).

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Jonathan Mayhew (1720–1766), Congregationalist minister in America. From ginger + -ish<br>late 19th century; earliest use found in Dart. From ginger + -ish.

Pronunciation

gingerish

/ˈdʒɪn(d)ʒ(ə)rɪʃ/