negrophobe

noun, often capitalized
ne·​gro·​phobe | \ ˈnē-grə-ˌfōb How to pronounce negrophobe (audio) \

Definition of negrophobe

: one who strongly dislikes or fears Black people

Other Words from negrophobe

negrophobia \ ˌnē-​grə-​ˈfō-​bē-​ə How to pronounce negrophobe (audio) \ noun, often capitalized

First Known Use of negrophobe

1900, in the meaning defined above

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“Negrophobe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/negrophobe. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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