DWB


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DWB

driving while black: He got a ticket when his only violation was that he was DWB.

DWB or D.W.B.,

driving while black (used ironically to refer to the stopping of a black motorist by police because of the motorist's race rather than for any real offense).
[1985–90; patterned after DWI]
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