Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who or that which divides or separates.

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

  • n. someone who believes the races should be kept apart

Etymologies

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Examples

  • It gives the segregator a false sense of superiority and the segregated a false sense of inferiority. ...

    David A. Love: It's the Old South vs. the New South

  • It gives the segregator a false sense of superiority and the segregated a false sense of inferiority.

    Randall Amster: Arizona Bans Ethnic Studies and, Along With it, Reason and Justice

  • That separation “gives the segregator a false sense of superiority,” said Martin Luther King, “and the segregated a false sense of inferiority.”

    Egonomics

  • The former segregator-teachers/administrators will wash their hands of your problem.

    A problem with single-sex classrooms

  • "Mental tenacity - and the ability to manage and even thrive on and push through pain - is a key segregator between the mortals and immortals in running," Ms. Wittenberg said.

    NYT > Home Page

  • "Mental tenacity - the ability to manage and even thrive on and push through pain - is a key segregator between the mortals and immortals in running," said Mary Wittenberg, president and chief executive on the New York Road Runners, organizer of the

    NYT > Home Page

  • It gives the segregator a false sense of superiority, and it so often leaves the segregated with a false sense of inferiority.

    Democracy Now!

  • Segregation injures the soul or the mind of the segregated, as well as the segregator.

    Democracy Now!

  • President Wilson was not merely a man with garden-variety prejudices of the type that President Lincoln had in his day; he was an active segregator and supporter of the KKK, who presided on the worst period of lynchings in American history without one word of criticism for them.

    Swing State Project

  • “gives the segregator a false sense of superiority”: The Papers of Martin Luther King, Jr.

    Egonomics

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