jigaboo


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Synonyms for jigaboo

(ethnic slur) extremely offensive name for a Black person

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Tweedy said: "I have never in my life heard the words chickaboo, jigaboo or jigaloo or whatever silly words they have made up.
She added: "Get the jigaboo up here and I will sort her out," said security man Philip White.
Thus, such terms as wops, frogs, yids, harps, jigaboos and coons were only too familiar to folks in the long ago.
The Don Imus affair (Google: nappy-headed hos, jigaboos and
On the other hand, for the film's first extended dance sequence, in which Jigaboos and lighter-skinned Wannabes taunt each other, Lee uses flamboyantly contrasting colors to point towards an active social conflict, rather than passive individual association.