appropriative appropriative

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to or given to the act of taking for yourself

News

  • Halloween Costumes Not an Excuse to Be Racist, Minority Students Say

    By AKANE OTANI Eschewing sultry cat costumes and Breaking Bad outfits, some Cornellians celebrating Halloween this year have donned sombreros, kimonos or feather headdresses instead — outraging minority students who insist that cultural stereotypes are not acceptable costumes. “Halloween is not an excuse to be culturally appropriative or racist,” Brenda […]
    on November 1, 2013     Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

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repudiate repudiate
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