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dark·ie

 (där′kē)
n. Offensive
Variant of darky.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.darkie - (ethnic slur) offensive term for Black people
derogation, disparagement, depreciation - a communication that belittles somebody or something
ethnic slur - a slur on someone's race or language
Black person, blackamoor, Negro, Negroid, Black - a person with dark skin who comes from Africa (or whose ancestors came from Africa)
Translations

darkie

(o.f.) [ˈdɑːkɪ] N (Brit) (pej) → negro/a m/f

darkie

, darky
n (pej inf)Schwarze(r) mf

darkie

darky [ˈdɑːkɪ] n (fam, offensive) → negro/a
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