Definitions for racist

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

rac•ismˈreɪ sɪz əm(n.)

  1. a belief or doctrine that inherent differences among the various human races determine cultural or individual achievement, usu. involving the idea that one's own race is superior.

    Category: Sociology

  2. a policy, system of government, etc., based on such a doctrine.

    Category: Sociology

  3. hatred or intolerance of another race or other races.

    Category: Sociology

Origin of racism:

1865–70; < F racisme. See race2, -ism

rac′ist(n.; adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. racist, racialist(adj)

    a person with a prejudiced belief that one race is superior to others

  2. racist(adj)

    based on racial intolerance

    "racist remarks"

  3. racist, antiblack, anti-Semite(a)(adj)

    discriminatory especially on the basis of race or religion

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. racist(adjective)ˈreɪ sɪz əm

    motivated by or involving racism

    a racist comment/attack/joke

  2. racist(noun)ˈreɪ sɪz əm

    sb who has racist beliefs

    racist politicians

Wiktionary

  1. racist(Noun)

    A person who believes a particular race is superior to others.

  2. racist(Adjective)

    Of, relating to, or advocating racism.

Anagrams of racist

  1. crista

  2. tsaric


Translations for racist

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

racialist(adjective)

racist attitudes.

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