tarbrush

[ tahr-bruhsh ]

noun
  1. a brush for applying tar.

  2. Older Slang: Disparaging and Offensive. Black or Asian ancestry.

Origin of tarbrush

1
First recorded in 1705–15; tar1 + brush1

Words Nearby tarbrush

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024