caucasian caucasian  /kɔ ˈkeɪ ʒən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a member of the Caucasoid race
  2. (n) a number of languages spoken in the Caucasus that are unrelated to languages spoken elsewhere
  3. (adj) of or relating to the geographical region of Caucasia
  4. (adj) of or relating to Caucasian people

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  • Her resume would be impressive enough for a caucasian actress.

News

  • Interracial Cheerios commercial stirred up controversy

    The Cheerios cereal brand recently released a commercial to YouTube called " Just Checking", it showcased a multicultural family, of a young child whose mother was Caucasian and father African Americ
    on June 9, 2013     Source: New York Amsterdam News

Quotes

  1. "18 million of you from all walks of life, women and men, young and old, Latino and Asian, African-American and Caucasian, rich, poor and middle class, gay and straight, you have stood with me," Clinton said, continuing, "And I will continue...
    on Jun 7, 2008 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: Boston Globe (registration)

  2. Last week, after a 48-10 loss to TCU, DeBerry noted that TCU "had a lot more Afro-American players than we did and they ran a lot faster than we did. Afro-American kids can run very well. That doesn't mean that Caucasian kids and other descents...
    on Nov 3, 2005 By: Fisher DeBerry Source: ESPN

  3. Asked by a juror why he didn't buy "a mansion" for his trainer, Bonds answered: "One, I'm black, and I'm keeping my money. And there's not too many rich black people in this world. There's more wealthy Asian people and Caucasian and white. And I...
    on Dec 2, 2004 By: Barry Bonds Source: USA Today

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