blackbirder

[ blak-bur-der ]
/ ˈblækˌbɜr dər /
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noun

(formerly) a person or ship illegally engaged in the slave trade, especially in the Pacific.

Nearby words

  1. blackbeetle,
  2. blackbelly rosefish,
  3. blackberry,
  4. blackberry lily,
  5. blackbird,
  6. blackbirding,
  7. blackboard,
  8. blackboard jungle,
  9. blackboard learn,
  10. blackbody

Origin of blackbirder

First recorded in 1880–85; blackbird + -er1

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