mongrel

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mongrel

1. a plant or animal, esp a dog, of mixed or unknown breeding; a crossbreed or hybrid
2. Derogatory a person of mixed race
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Via such an inversion of the connotation of mongrelism to one of unique potency and capacity (inversion of the meanings of commonly derogatory European American words was a favorite rhetorical tactic of hers), Bonnin reveals the nativism of the BIA and of the American government at large (and white Americans in general) as products of fear and intractability.
In endorsing the proposed Racial Integrity Act in 1924, the Richmond Times Dispatch warned that "America is headed toward mongrelism.
Chatting to Reid about the perils of "miscegenation and mongrelism," the pilot Doughty runs through a list of pejorative terms for people of mixed race: "Chee-chee?