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English definition of “white supremacy”

white supremacy

noun [U] uk   us  
the belief that people with pale skin are better than people with darker skinRacial issuesRace and ethnicity
white supremacist
noun [C] uk   us  
Racial issuesRace and ethnicity
(Definition of white supremacy from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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