N–word

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noun \ˈen-ˌwərd\

Definition of N–word

the N-word

or less commonly

the n-word

  1. —used euphemistically to refer to the word nigger A suburban Philadelphia school expelled “Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” from its curriculum over the bookȧs overuse of the N-word. —David K. Li

1985

First Known Use of n–word

1985


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