wog


wog

noun \ˈwäg, ˈwg\

Definition of WOG

chiefly British usually disparaging
:  a dark-skinned foreigner; especially :  one from the Middle East or Far East

Origin of WOG

perhaps short for golliwog
First Known Use: circa 1929

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: woggle
Previous Word in the Dictionary: woft
All Words Near: wog

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up wog? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More