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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A type of wrestling based on judo that originated in Russia and now features in international competitions; Also: (disparaging and offensive) A black person; Also: A Latin American of black and Indian or mulatto ancestry.

Usage examples (32)
  • I use the word "sambo" - it means something similar to a common-law husband (or wife, since it's a unisex word).
  • Scribblenauts caught in 'sambo' racism controversy
  • 5TH Cell: Scribblenauts 'scandalous-looking' sambo 'item is a misunderstanding
  • By the way can you delete the gollywog/sambo thing please? for more
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