or dago red
noun Slang: Offensive.
a cheap red wine, especially a jug wine of Italian origin.
Origin of Dago red
First recorded in 1895–1900
The term Dago red is perceived as insulting to or by Italians. Dago is a contemptuous term used to refer to an Italian.
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