HyperDic: negro

English > 2 senses of the word negro / Negro:
NOUNperson Negro, Black, African-American, Negroida person with dark skin who comes from Africa (or whose ancestors came from Africa)
ADJECTIVEallnegro, colored, colouredrelating to or characteristic of or being a member of the traditional racial division of mankind having brown to black pigmentation and tightly curled hair
negro / Negro > pronunciation
Soundsniy'grow
RhymesAfro ... zero: 75 rhymes with row...
English > negro: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaningrelating to or characteristic of or being a member of the traditional racial division of mankind having brown to black pigmentation and tightly curled hair.
Synonymscolored, coloured
BroaderblackOf or belonging to a racial group having dark skin especially of sub-Saharan African origin
Spanishnegro
Catalannegre
English > Negro: 2 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA person with dark skin who comes from Africa (or whose ancestors came from Africa).
SynonymsBlack, African-American, Negroid
Narrowerpickaninny, piccaninny, picaninny(ethnic slur) offensive term for a Black child
soul brotherA fellow Black man
Broaderperson, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soulA human being
Usage ofarchaismthe use of an archaic expression
Spanishafroamericano, negra, negro
Catalanafroamericà, negre, raça negra

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