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Yellow woman   /jˈɛloʊ wˈʊmən/   Listen
Yellow woman

Offensive term for an Asian woman.

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"Yellow woman" Quotes from Famous Books

... of the children, owned a large number of slaves, and they loved him and his children very dearly. And the little girls loved them, particularly "Mammy," who had nursed their mother, and now had entire charge of the children; and Aunt Milly, a lame yellow woman, who helped Mammy in the nursery; and Aunt Edy, the head laundress, who was never too busy to amuse them. Then there was Aunt Nancy, the "tender," who attended to the children for the field-hands, and old Uncle Snake-bit Bob, who could scarcely ...
— Diddie, Dumps & Tot - or, Plantation child-life • Louise-Clarke Pyrnelle

Words linked to "Yellow woman" :   adult female, oriental person, derogation, woman, oriental, depreciation, disparagement

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