racist term for blacks as they came over to the americas in boats and were stacked as cargo
Black guy: "you damn honkey why dont you go watch hockey"
White guy: "well why dont you go pick some watermelons and then hop on a boat back to africa like the cargo you are."
The natives of Papua New Guinea use this word to refer to any modern manmade possession.
"Why you white men have so much cargo and we New Guineans have so little?"
(answering this question is the premise of Jared Diamond's book Guns, Germs and Steel)
Ahm gonna head oer tha offy fur a cargo for tha perty.
A big and heavy gold or expensive chain one wears to show wealth.
dem gals be checkin' out mi cargo.