Definition of swart gevaar in English:

swart gevaar

Line breaks: swart ge|vaar
Pronunciation: /ˌswart xəˈfɑː/

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noun

historical
  • (In South Africa under apartheid) a threat perceived as being posed by black people to whites: [as modifier]: the party got into power on the swart gevaar ticket

Origin

Afrikaans, literally 'black danger'.

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