Definition of jigaboo in English:

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jigaboo

Pronunciation: /ˈjiɡəˌbo͞o/

noun

North American informal, offensive
A black person.

Origin

Early 20th century: related to slang jig (in the same sense); compare with the pair bug, bugaboo.

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Syllabification: jig·a·boo

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