What is another word for dago?

217 synonyms found


[ dˈe͡ɪɡə͡ʊ], [ dˈe‍ɪɡə‍ʊ], [ d_ˈeɪ_ɡ_əʊ]

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How to use "Dago" in context?

There is no single answer to why the word "dago" is offensive. Some say it derives from a Spanish word meaning "ugly foreigner," while others claim that it simply refers to ignorant or unsophisticated people. Regardless of its origins, "dago" has always been considered a derogatory term.

Many users of the term claim that it is only used in a derogatory way, but it is difficult to escape the perception that some people may use it intentionally to intimidate or upset others. It is also common to hear the term used in an Aberdeenshire accent, which may add to its offendability.

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