Definitions for palefaceˈpeɪlˌfeɪs
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a white person, esp. as distinguished from a North American Indian.
Category: Status (usage)
Origin of paleface:
(slang) a derogatory term for a white person (supposedly used by North American Indians)
A white man of European descent.
Origin: * Attributed to the Native Americans
a white person; -- an appellation supposed to have been applied to the whites by the American Indians
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