African-American
Adjective

African-American

  1. (of a person) American and black.
    Synonyms: Afro-American
  2. (US, nonstandard, proscribed, of a person) Of black-African descent.
    Synonyms: black, Negro, colored
  3. Of or pertaining to the culture of African-American people.
Translations Noun

African-American

  1. A black American.
    Synonyms: Afro-American, Afromerican
  2. (US, nonstandard, proscribed) Any black person.
    Synonyms: black, Negro, colored, nigger, darky
    Hypernyms: person of color, nonwhite
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