from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Slang A white person.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A white man of European descent.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A white person; -- an appellation supposed to have been applied to the whites by the American Indians.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A name for a white person attributed to the American Indians, as if translated from a term in their languages.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. (slang) a derogatory term for a white person (supposedly used by North American Indians)
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They're hard and lumbering and they look down on the "paleface," the creatures of albumen that once roamed the galaxy.
I am not sure what 'paleface' means but as far as 'we' goes I mean the people who like me have vested interest in the INFLUENCE on the events of life and death which are happening now and here through whatever means necessary.
"paleface," for, here and there, his wigwam might still be seen sending its wreath of blue smoke above the tree-tops.
Her mouth was drier than ever as she searched his paleface.
I say this with TOTAL affection as a fellow paleface, but you must have been the whitest people on the island in that first shot.
American writer of any color without using a language invented largely by paleface folks in the British Isles.
In the mid-1990s, his passion for reform inspired him to engineer the rise of a proxy of color who could address problems in ways that he and fellow paleface Klonsky could not.
April 26th, 2010 at 6: 23 pm tombaker says: paleface cut off nose to spite face.
You must have known him, the paleface with the lipstick.
She sure didn't string thoughts together like any other paleface I knew.