coon

noun
\ ˈkün How to pronounce coon (audio) \

Definition of coon

1 : raccoon
2 offensive used as an insulting and contemptuous term for a Black person

First Known Use of coon

1742, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Coon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coon. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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