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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HALF-BREED

There was a half-breed among them, both whose hearts were black.

Someone told me they're called 'Jazz Louie and his half-breed bunch.'

The moment Stanley Fyles had disappeared he turned back to the half-breed.

The half-breed did not reply, but crouched and pointed with his hand.

The half-breed grinned, and displayed a flashing set of teeth.

And after that, when you got better, did the half-breed leave you undisturbed or did he come back?

But Marbolt told Jake he bought her from a half-breed outfit.

The half-breed was in the act of swinging himself into his saddle.

That fourth wound he knew had not been inflicted by the half-breed.

I used to be prejudiced against you because you was what I called a half-breed.

WORD ORIGIN

"person of mixed race," 1760; as an adjective by 1762. Half-blooded in this sense is from c.1600.

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