Definitions starting with T

ID #4623

tar baby, black tar baby

[in reference to the folk tale] n. a person of very dark complexion (usually derog.). cf. SHINE, SAMBO

Tags: anatomy, folktales, noun, pejorative, skin

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Last update: 2011-08-29 01:21
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.1

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Comment of Kamera Cartwright:
According to Mr Prince Mather whom is 78,this term was used to describe a very dark person. This phrase was apparently suppose to make it more easier, and less insulting to call a person "black" or dark.This term according to Mr Mather is still very common among older people.
Added at: 2013-09-17 02:00

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Added at: 2016-12-05 03:02