Dago red

or dago red

nounSlang: Offensive.
  1. a cheap red wine, especially a jug wine of Italian origin.

Origin of Dago red

First recorded in 1895–1900

usage note For Dago red

The term Dago red is perceived as insulting to or by Italians. Dago is a contemptuous term used to refer to an Italian.

Words Nearby Dago red

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