Definition of Deng Xiaoping in US English:

Deng Xiaoping

(also Teng Hsiao-p'ing)

proper noun

  • (1904–97), Chinese communist statesman; vice premier 1973–76 and 1977–80; vice chairman of the Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party 1977–80. Discredited during the Cultural Revolution, he was reinstated in 1977 and became the leader of China.


Deng Xiaoping

/ˈdəNG ˈSHouˈpiNG/