Ku Klux Klan

noun \ˈkü-ˈkləks-ˈklan also ˈkyü- or ˈklü-\

Definition of Ku Klux Klan

  1. 1 :  a post-Civil War American secret society advocating white supremacy

  2. 2 :  a 20th century secret fraternal group held to confine its membership to American-born white Christians


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