Meaning of “Uncle Tom” in the English Dictionary

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"Uncle Tom" in American English

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Uncle Tomnoun [ C ]

us /ˈʌŋ·kəl ˈtɑm/ disapproving

an African American who is considered to be too eager to be friendly and helfpul to white Americans in authority

(Definition of “Uncle Tom” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)