Negress

noun
Ne·​gress | \ ˈnē-grəs How to pronounce Negress (audio) \

Definition of Negress

usually offensive
: a black woman or girl

First Known Use of Negress

1786, in the meaning defined above

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“Negress.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Negress. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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