gyppo

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gyppo

(ˈdʒɪpəʊ)
n, pl -pos
(Peoples) slang a derogatory term for Gypsy
Translations

gyppo

n (pej inf)Zigeuner m (neg!), → Zigeunerin f (neg!)
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they had become a race on their own' leading her to wonder, '"if the gyppos turned on us, which side [they'd] be on"'.
They are also called "gorgers," a term that seems to intimate the same blend of amusement and disdain as another word I know that starts with a "G"): "They call us gyppos, gypsy scum, say 'go back to where you came from.
Racist abuse of black people is quite rightly no longer deemed acceptable, but when theres a joke about pikeys or gyppos, there's no comeback.
In the meantime, the ex-employees are expected to be rehired by the gyppos at significant reductions in pay - $4 per hour less, plus loss of benefits.
Logger lingo is the vernacular at the three-year-old shop, which caters to the needs of gyppos, or independent log truckers.