definition of honkey by The Free Dictionary

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hon·ky

or hon·kie also hon·key  (hông′kē, hŏng′-)

n. pl. hon·kies also hon·keys Offensive Slang

Used as a disparaging term for a white person.


[Possibly blend of Wolof honq, red, pink, of light complexion, and hunky.]

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Noun 1. honkey – (slang) offensive names for a White man

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