slant-eye


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Noun1.slant-eye - (slang) a disparaging term for an Asian person (especially for North Vietnamese soldiers in the Vietnam War)
depreciation - a communication that belittles somebody or something
jargon, lingo, patois, argot, vernacular, slang, cant - a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo"
Oriental, oriental person - a member of an Oriental race; the term is regarded as offensive by Asians (especially by Asian Americans)
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The report mentioned Edwin Cardona from the2017 friendly, in which he made a slant-eye gesture to former Korean national captain Ki Sung-Yueng during a scuffle.
(Did you see Kochie and Sonia doing slant-eye jokes on Channel 7's 'Yum Cha'?)
Paris: Colombian international Edwin Cardona was handed a five-match ban by FIFA on Tuesday after being found to have made a"discriminatory" gesture during a friendly against South Korea last month.Cardona was caught on camera appearing to make a slant-eyes gesture during a minor scuffle between the two sides in the second half of the game at the Suwon World Cup stadium.