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racist

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈreɪ.sɪst/ (UK old-fashioned racialist) disapproving
C2 someone who believes that other races are not as good as their own and therefore treats them unfairly: Two of the killers are known to be racists.

racist

adjective uk   us   /ˈreɪ.sɪst/ disapproving
C2 politics believing that other races are not as good as your own and therefore treating them unfairly: He furiously denied being racist. They were the victims of a vicious racist attack.
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in Korean 인종차별주의자…
in Arabic عُنْصُري…
in Portuguese racista…
in Catalan racista…
in Japanese 人種差別主義者…
in Italian razzista…
in Chinese (Traditional) 種族主義者…
in Russian расист…
in Turkish ırkçı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 种族主义者…
in Polish rasist-a/ka…
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