colored+person

  • 1 colored person — noun a United States term for Blacks that is now considered offensive • Syn: ↑colored • Derivationally related forms: ↑colored (for: ↑colored) • Usage Domain: ↑archaism, ↑ …

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  • 2 colored person — black person (derogatory) …

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  • 3 colored person — Synonyms and related words: American Indian, Amerind, Australian aborigine, Bushman, Caucasian, Indian, Malayan, Mister Charley, Mongolian, Negrillo, Negrito, Negro, Oriental, Red Indian, WASP, black, black man, blackfellow, boy, brown man,… …

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  • 4 colored person — Literally, one of a race other than the white race, but generally understood, in the absence of a statutory definition to the contrary, to mean persons of Negro blood, the black people of Africa, known as Negroes, and their descendants of mixed… …

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  • 5 colored — I noun a United States term for Blacks that is now considered offensive • Syn: ↑colored person • Usage Domain: ↑archaism, ↑archaicism • Hypernyms: ↑Black, ↑Black person …

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  • 6 colored — 1. adjective /ˈkʌləɹd/ a) Having a particular or kind of color. b) Having prominent colors; colorful. 2. noun /ˈkʌləɹd/ a) (demeaning or potentially offensive) A colored person. b) (laundry) A colored article of …

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  • 7 person of color — See colored person …

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  • 8 Person of color — (plural: people of color; persons of color) is a term used, primarily in the United States, to describe all people who are not white. The term is meant to be inclusive among non white groups, emphasizing common experiences of racism. People of… …

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  • 9 colored — col|ored1 [ kʌlərd ] adjective * 1. ) usually before noun red, green, blue, etc. rather than transparent or black or white: colored glass pieces of colored paper brightly colored: a woman wearing a brightly colored dress 2. ) colored hair has… …

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  • 10 Colored Players Film Corporation — The Colored Players Film Corporation, also known as The Colored Players Film Corporation of Philadelphia, was an independent silent film production company based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Primarily founded by David Starkman and Sherman H.… …

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  • 11 colored — /kul euhrd/, adj. 1. having color. 2. Often Offensive. belonging wholly or in part to a race other than the white, esp. to the black race. 3. Often Offensive. pertaining to the black race. 4. influenced or biased: colored opinions. 5. specious;… …

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  • 12 colored — col•ored [[t]ˈkʌl ərd[/t]] adj. 1) having color 2) pan sts Older Use: Usu. Offensive. belonging wholly or in part to a race other than the white, esp. to the black race 3) pan sts Older Use: Usu. Offensive. pertaining to the black race 4)… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 13 colored — I. adjective Date: 14th century 1. having color 2. a. colorful b. marked by exaggeration or bias 3. a. sometimes offensive of a race other than the white; especially black 2b b …

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  • 14 colored — col·ored || kÊŒlÉ™d n. member of an ethnic group that is not classed as white (offensive); person who is racially mixed (offensive) colored (Amer.) col·ored || kÊŒlÉ™d adj. having color; colorful; painted a certain color; of or belonging to an… …

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  • 15 colored — As applied to a person, one of a colored race, which ordinarily means a Negro. Collins v Oklahoma State Hospital, 76 Okla 229, 184 P 946, 7 ALR 895, 899 …

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  • 16 colored man — black person (derogatory) …

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  • 17 Black person — noun a person with dark skin who comes from Africa (or whose ancestors came from Africa) • Syn: ↑Black, ↑blackamoor, ↑Negro, ↑Negroid • Usage Domain: ↑archaism (for: ↑Negroid), ↑ …

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  • 18 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People — Abbreviation NAACP …

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  • 19 Opposite-colored bishops endgame — The …

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  • 20 MusiCares Person of the Year — Awarded for artistic achievement in the music industry and dedication to philanthropy Presented by National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences Country United States First awarded 1991 …

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