ginger Noun Any plant of a genus ("Zingiber", especially "Zingiber officinale") of tropical Asiatic and Polynesian herbs of a family ("Zingiberaceae", the ginger family) with pungent aromatic rhizomes used as a condiment and as a stimulant and acarminative.
ginger Noun The rhizome of this plant used as a spice either as it is or in dried powdered form.
ginger Noun A reddish-brown colour/color.
ginger Noun A person with reddish-brown hair.
ginger Adjective ("used to describe hair") Of a reddish-brown colour.