wetback

noun
wet·back | \ ˈwet-ˌbak \

Definition of wetback 

offensive

used as an insulting and contemptuous term for a Mexican who enters the U.S. illegally

History and Etymology for wetback

from the practice of wading or swimming the Rio Grande where it forms the U.S.-Mexico border

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