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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Contemptuous name for a Black man who is abjectly servile and deferential to Whites.

Usage examples (32)
  • Fantailed and puffed out, head glowing red, white, and blue like a neon sign, the tom is as formidable as any animal I've ever faced.
  • It seems there is no way to pull a tom from the real thing.
  • (The name tom didn't mean anything, it just rhymed with com.)
  • Payne by name on Apr 8, 2008 maybe tom is just not that exciting anymore? for more
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