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French raciste.

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racist (plural racists)

  1. A person who believes that a particular race is superior to others.
    • 2009, Shirley R. Steinberg, Diversity and Multiculturalism: A Reader (page 104)
      Almost all the students I interviewed and worked with in group-facilitated discussions resisted being called a racist. This label was just too painful and for most students would not be accepted.

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racist (comparative more racist, superlative most racist)

  1. Of, relating to, or advocating racism.
    • 2007 April 24, Luis Armand Garcia as Max Lopez, “George Can't Let Sleeping Mexicans Lie”, in George Lopez, season 6, episode 15:
      I'm pretty sure I'm flunking math because my teacher is racist against Latinos.
  2. (colloquial) discriminatory
    They don't allow Muslims and gays to join the club? That's racist!

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ras +‎ -ist

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racist m (plural racisten, diminutive racistje n)

  1. racist