Definition of "racist" []

  • The belief that races have distinctive cultural characteristics determined by hereditary factors and that this endows some races with an intrinsic superiority over others (noun)
  • Abusive or aggressive behaviour towards members of another race on the basis of such a belief (noun)
  • A person who believes a particular race is superior to others. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • Of, relating to, or advocating racism. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "racist" in a sentence
  • "Being called a racist is the modern day equivalent of being called the n-word. for a white guy."
  • "This has certainly rendered the term racist meaningless."
  • "When I speak about Whiteness, the label racist is continually thrown at me."