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  • n. a person with a dark skin, notably of African ancestry. But it can also be used for other people, such as in England for people of Indian/Pakistani ancestry and in the US for people of Hispanic ancestry.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See darky.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (ethnic slur) offensive term for Black people

Etymologies

dark +‎ -ey (Wiktionary)

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