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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An offspring of a Mulatto and a White parent.

Usage examples (32)
  • "No: not half black, only a quarter -- what they call a quadroon in the
  • "Ah, was it Miss Dumont's -- that is, the quadroon's servant."
  • The love of the quadroon was my source of pleasure; but, alas! pain predominated as my thoughts dwelt upon the Creole!
  • Havanna, and the "quadroon" balls of New Orleans -- everywhere in the crowded haunts of the world. for more
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