[rey-shuh l] /ˈreɪ ʃəl/
of or relating to the social construct of : racial diversity;
(no longer in technical use) of, relating to, or characteristic of one or the races of humankind.
denoting or relating to the division of the human species into races on grounds of physical characteristics
characteristic of any such group
relating to or arising from differences between the races: racial harmony
of or relating to a subspecies
1862, from race (n.2) + -ial. Related: Racially.
racial ra·cial (rā’shəl)
- Racial slur
noun a derogatory or disrespectful nickname for a racial group, used without restraint
noun, Psychology. 1. feelings, patterns of thought, and fragments of experience that have been transmitted from generation to generation in all humans and have deeply influenced the mind and behavior.
- Racial unconscious
noun 1. (psychol) another term for collective unconscious
[rey-see] /ˈreɪ si/ adjective, racier, raciest. 1. slightly improper or indelicate; suggestive; risqué. 2. vigorous; lively; spirited. 3. sprightly; piquant; pungent: a racy literary style. 4. having an agreeably peculiar taste or flavor, as wine, fruit, etc. /ˈreɪsɪ/ adjective racier, raciest 1. (of a person’s manner, literary style, etc) having a distinctively lively and spirited […]