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WETBACK

 Dictionary entry overview: What does wetback mean? 

WETBACK (noun)
  The noun WETBACK has 1 sense:

1. offensive terms for a person of Mexican descent

  Familiarity information: WETBACK used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


WETBACK (noun)


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Meaning:

Offensive terms for a person of Mexican descent

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

greaser; taco; wetback

Hypernyms ("wetback" is a kind of...):

Mexican (a native or inhabitant of Mexico)

Domain usage:

ethnic slur (a slur on someone's race or language)


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