Definition of white supremacy in English:

white supremacy

Syllabification: white su·prem·a·cy

noun

  • The belief that white people are superior to those of all other races, especially the black race, and should therefore dominate society.
    More example sentences
    • The cry for war is the cry for domination, white supremacy and death.
    • During the revolution black slave labour was introduced into capitalist enterprises in British colonies, the slave trade was established, as was the belief in white supremacy.
    • In the face of Nazi white supremacy, a black athlete demonstrates the ridiculousness of the creed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody