Definition of Black Power in English:

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Black Power

noun

A movement in support of rights and political power for black people, especially prominent in the US in the 1960s and 1970s.
Example sentences
  • Tony's story parallels that of his brother, Colin, and the militants of the local Black Power movement, campaigning against police harassment and state racism.
  • There was the whole Black Power movement that started in the US that came here, with meetings and discussions - the activity and the demonstrations.
  • That was true of the late 1960s and early 1970s, when soul and funk became the voice of the civil rights and Black Power movements.

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Syllabification: Black Pow·er

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