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round-eye

[ round-ahy ]
/ ˈraʊndˌaɪ /
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noun, plural round-eyes.Slang: Usually Disparaging and Offensive.
a term used by Asians to refer to a white person of European origin.
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Compare slant (def. 14).

Origin of round-eye

First recorded in 1955–60
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