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nonwhite

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noun non·white \-ˈhwīt, -ˈwīt\

Simple Definition of nonwhite

  • : a person who is not a member of the white race : a person who does not have the light-colored skin of people whose ancestors were European

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of nonwhite

  1. :  a person whose features and especially whose skin color are distinctively different from those of peoples of northwestern Europe; especially :  one who has black African ancestors

nonwhite adjective

Examples of nonwhite in a sentence

  1. The program is even less popular among nonwhites.



1927

First Known Use of nonwhite

1927


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