blackamoor blackamoor


  • (n) a person with dark skin who comes from Africa (or whose ancestors came from Africa)



  1. A devout Roman Catholic, Sheriff Thompson consulted her priest, learned from him that nothing in canon law prohibited her from sending the blackamoor to his legal death.
  2. He warms up his luck by rubbing a blackamoor's head, a hunchback's shoulder, the lapels of his own loud clothing.
  3. Just right for use on a blackamoor, in the opinion of most South African white men.
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