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or blackie

[blak-ee] /ˈblæk i/
noun, plural blackies. Disparaging and Offensive.
a contemptuous term used to refer to a black person. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • And with that, away flew blacky the Crow, chuckling to himself.

  • While blacky was engaged in this task the door opened and Dakota came in.

    The Trail to Yesterday Charles Alden Seltzer
  • Reddy was trying to outguess blacky, and blacky was trying to outguess Reddy, and both were enjoying it.

    Bowser The Hound Thornton W. Burgess
  • "Let's see thee take a lick at 'blacky,' lad, just for luck," he said.

    The Copper Princess Kirk Munroe
  • Now Reddy knew perfectly well that blacky wanted something of him, and this was why he was saying such pleasant things.

    Bowser The Hound Thornton W. Burgess
  • But blacky was for waiting till the lion was gone to sleep after his meal.

    A Simpleton Charles Reade
  • He continued to approach the bar and blacky, having a leisure moment, came forward and stood ready to serve him.

    The Trail to Yesterday Charles Alden Seltzer
  • blacky the Crow is one and his cousin, Sammy Jay, is another.

    The Adventures of Jimmy Skunk Thornton W. Burgess
  • But blacky turned a deaf ear, and continued, without listening to me, his little trot.

    Parisian Points of View Ludovic Halvy
  • blacky waited until he was sure that no one else was coming.

    The Adventures of Buster Bear Thornton W. Burgess

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