Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun See darky.

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  • noun slang, normally considered offensive, ethnic slur 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.

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  • noun (ethnic slur) offensive term for Black people

Etymologies

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dark +‎ -ey

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