Definition of wog noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//wɒɡ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//wɑːɡ//
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  1. 1(British English, taboo, slang) a very offensive word for a person who does not have white skin
  2. 2(Australian English, taboo, slang) an offensive word for a person from southern Europe or whose parents came from southern Europe
  3. 3(Australian English, informal) an illness, usually one that is not very serious A flu wog struck.
  4. Word Originsense 1 1920s: of unknown origin.sense 2 1930s: of unknown origin.