What is another word for dark-skinned?

244 synonyms found


[ dˈɑːkskˈɪnd], [ dˈɑːkskˈɪnd], [ d_ˈɑː_k_s_k_ˈɪ_n_d]

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How to use "Dark-skinned" in context?


When society sees someone who is "dark-skinned," they may often think of people of African or Caribbean descent, or those with Native American heritage. But there are many other people with dark skin color, including people from Asia, the Middle East, and South America.

People of dark skin color may experience racism and prejudice on a daily basis. This can include discrimination in the workplace, being treated unfairly by police officers, and being subject to hate crimes. Dark-skinned people also face a higher risk of health problems, such as heart disease and cancer, due to their skin color.

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