White person


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Noun1.White person - a member of the Caucasoid raceWhite person - a member of the Caucasoid race  
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
Aryan - (according to Nazi doctrine) a Caucasian person of Nordic descent (and not a Jew)
Circassian - a member of the Sunni Muslim people living in northwestern Caucasia
paleface - (slang) a derogatory term for a white person (supposedly used by North American Indians)
Semite - a member of a group of Semitic-speaking peoples of the Middle East and northern Africa
Kassite, Cassite - a member of an ancient people who ruled Babylonia between 1600 and 1200 BC
Elamite - a member of an ancient warlike people living in Elam east of Babylonia as early as 3000 BC
white man - a man who is White
white woman - a woman who is White
poor white trash, white trash - (slang) an offensive term for White people who are impoverished
honkey, honkie, honky, whitey - (slang) offensive names for a White man
WASP, white Anglo-Saxon Protestant - a white person of Anglo-Saxon ancestry who belongs to a Protestant denomination
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There stood one, in physical proportion and stature commanding and exact--in intellect richly endowed--in natural elo- quence a prodigy--in soul manifestly "created but a little lower than the angels"--yet a slave, ay, a fugi- tive slave,--trembling for his safety, hardly daring to believe that on the American soil, a single white person could be found who would befriend him at all hazards, for the love of God and humanity
Here you are, on a lone plantation, ten miles from any other, in the swamps; not a white person here, who could testify, if you were burned alive,--if you were scalded, cut into inch-pieces, set up for the dogs to tear, or hung up and whipped to death.
A local journalist who witnessed the incident said the irate youths seemed to be angry at any white person, especially American nationals.
The actor also hopes that people will watch this movie and see the hero in themselves, even if it is a white person.
I think Muslim lawyer Khuram Ahmed summed it up for me when he said the programme's approach seemed to be: "Our oppression does not exist until a white person experiences it and legitimises it.
Racism is insidious ("From a white person to white people: We're complicit," uscatholic.
1937: ''The Empress of the Blues'' Bessie Smith died in a car crash in Mississippi amid rumours that she had bled to death while a white person had been given preferential treatment.
1937: "Empress of the Blues" Bessie Smith died in a car crash in Mississippi, amid rumours she had bled to death while a white person had been given preferential treatment.
1937: "The Empress of the Blues" Bessie Smith died in a car crash in Mississippi, amid rumours that she had bled to death while a white person had been given preferential treatment.
white person" means a person who in appearance obviously is, or who is generally accepted as a white person, but does not include a person who, although in appearance obviously a white person, is generally accepted as a coloured person.
WHEN SOCIETY HAS MADE THE WHITE PERSON THE ULTIMATE PURSUIT, IT TEACHES NON-WHITE WOMEN TO BE OK WITH BEING TREATED LIKE SHIT.
He told Good Morning America: "I've been nominated twice for Academy awards and I've never lost to a white person.