also Vi·et Cong
nounpl. Vietcong also Viet Cong Abbr. VC
Origin of VietcongVietnamese, short for Viêdotb;t Nam Côdotb;ng S&ahookabv;m, Vietnamese Communist : Viêdotb;t Nam, Vietnam + Côdotb;ng S&ahookabv;n, communist (translation of Mandarin gòngch&acaron;n : gòng, together + ch&acaron;n, property, production).