HyperDic: chiang_kai-shek

English > 1 sense of the expression Chiang Kai-shek:
NOUNperson Chiang Kai-shek, Chiang Chung-chengChinese military and political figure
English > Chiang Kai-shek: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningChinese military and political figure; in the Chinese civil war that followed World War II he was defeated by the Chinese communists and in 1949 was forced to withdraw to Taiwan where he served as president of Nationalist China until his death (1897-1975).
SynonymChiang Chung-cheng
Instance ofgeneral, full generalA general officer of the highest rank
statesman, solon, national leaderA man who is a respected leader in national or international affairs
SpanishChiang Kai-shek, Chiang Kai Shek
CatalanChiang Kai-shek

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