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KKK

abbr.
Ku Klux Klan
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KKK

abbreviation for
Ku Klux Klan
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KKK

or K.K.K.,

Ku Klux Klan.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.KKK - a secret society of white Southerners in the United StatesKKK - a secret society of white Southerners in the United States; was formed in the 19th century to resist the emancipation of slaves; used terrorist tactics to suppress Black people
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
klavern - a local unit of the Ku Klux Klan
South - the region of the United States lying to the south of the Mason-Dixon line
grand dragon - a high ranking person in the Ku Klux Klan
Klansman, Kluxer, Ku Kluxer - a member of the Ku Klux Klan
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The KKK has had three main manifestations in American history.
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Edgar Ray Killen, Grand Wizard of KKK & Klansman serving a 60-year prison term for arranging the murders of three young civil rights workers outside Philadelphia, Miss., in 1964, died on Thursday night in prison in Parchman, Miss.
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