Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Prejudice or bias against persons on the basis of their skin color or complexion, often among persons of the same racial identification.

Etymologies

color +‎ -ism (Wiktionary)

Examples

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.