HyperDic: person_of_colour

English > 1 sense of the expression person of colour:
NOUNperson person of colour, person of color(formal) any non-European non-white person
English > person of colour: 1 sense > noun 1, person
Meaning(formal) any non-European non-white person.
Synonymperson of color
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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