Adjective "niggers" definition and examples

(Niggers may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈnɪɡə/

Definitions and examples

noun

A contemptuous term for a black or dark-skinned person.

    More examples(as adjective)

    "beans can be niggers."

    "outrages can be niggers."

    Origin

    (nigger)Late 16th century: from earlier neger, after Latin niger ‘black’ (see Negro).