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jigaboo

[ jig-uh-boo ]

noun

, Slang: Extremely Disparaging and Offensive.
, plural jig·a·boos.
  1. a contemptuous term used to refer to a Black person.


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Word History and Origins

Origin of jigaboo1

1905–10, Americanism; perhaps blend of jijiboo (with same sense, origin uncertain) or jig 4 and bugaboo

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