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blackface

black·face

blackface

 
pronunciation:
blaek feIs
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: theatrical make-up used to burlesque a black character, as in a minstrel show, or an actor playing such a character.
similar words:
minstrel
definition 2: boldface print.
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