: a citizen of the U.S. as distinguished from a Latin American
Examples of yanqui in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebFor veteran Cuba watchers, the new possibilities were symbolized by Bar Roma, a partnership between a local DJ and expat yanqui that was secreted on the rooftop of a decrepit art deco apartment block in Old Havana.
Tony Perrottet, WSJ, 7 Sep. 2020
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