lily-white : Definition, Usages, News and More
- s restricted to whites only
a lily-white movement which would expel Negroes from the organization
- s of a pure white color
- Worried that lily-white Iowa and New Hampshire weren't diverse enough to play such a critical role in picking the party's presidential nominee, Democrats put Nevada's caucuses on .
- His fondest dream, Bennett writes, was of a "lily-white America without Native Americans, African Americans and Martin Luther Kings.
- This fantastic vision of a lily-white America appeared as early as 1713, with the suggestion of a white "native American," thought to be from New Jersey, that all the Negroes be .
- Errol Morris in MiamiHerald.com
I'm not saying these guys were all lily-white victims,says Morris, who had to wait until England finished her three-year sentence for conspiracy, maltreating detainees and committing an indecent act in a military prison before interviewing...
- Frank Lowy in Bloomberg
Don't think of me as being lily-white, but I was lily- white in that case,Lowy says.
- Avi Arad in Newsday
The first thing I saw in them was diversity,Arad said. "I really liked the idea that they had a Latino girl, an Asian girl, an African-American girl and a lily-white kid. They show that your color is not going to set up your path in life....