[ nee-gruh-fohb ]
/ ˈni grəˌfoʊb /
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noun Older Use: Often Offensive.
(sometimes lowercase) a person who strongly fears or dislikes Black people.
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British Dictionary definitions for Negrophobe
/ (ˈniːɡrəʊˌfəʊb) /
a person who dislikes or fears Negroes
Derived forms of NegrophobeNegrophobia, nounNegrophobic, adjective
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