HyperDic: person_of_color

English > 1 sense of the expression person of color:
NOUNperson person of color, person of colour(formal) any non-European non-white person
English > person of color: 1 sense > noun 1, person
Meaning(formal) any non-European non-white person.
Synonymperson of colour
NarrowerAmerindian, Native AmericanAny member of the peoples living in North or South America before the Europeans arrived
Asian, AsiaticA native or inhabitant of Asia
wog(offensive British slang) term used by the British to refer to people of color from Africa or Asia
Broaderperson, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soulA human being
Usage offormalitycompliance with formal rules
Spanishpersona de color
Catalanpersona de color

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