ˌan-ˌtī- How to pronounce antiblack (audio)
: opposed to or hostile toward Black people

Examples of antiblack in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Simultaneously grappling with how to move through an antiblack world designed to oppress Black peoples globally while imagining, organizing, and building a new world that ushers in Black liberation is one of the many central challenges of abolitionist organizing. Cheri Lucas Rowlands, Longreads, 15 Sep. 2022

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Word History

First Known Use

1835, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of antiblack was in 1835

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“Antiblack.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Dec. 2023.

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