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1.
n. a person who is tan on the outside (mexican, indian, philipino) and white on the inside
Jenny is a coconut
by Ruby March 03, 2003
 
2.
Mexican gone white, brown on the ouside white on the inside.
Justin is a Coconut
by Ed April 07, 2004
 
3.
Devices, usually imported from tropical climes, that can be banged together in lieu of riding a horse.
"You've got two empty 'alves of coconut, and you're banging them together!"
by aaronak November 09, 2004
 
4.
Something that can be gripped by a 5 oz. bird.
Are you suggesting coconuts migrate?
by pseudonym March 20, 2004
 
5.
a person of south asian desendency who was born and brought up in the U.S, and is a perfectly nice and good person but is judged improperly because they're not that involved in the south asian community.
Me: Mommy I saw an indian girl with this white guy today....
Mommy: Stay away from her!
Me: Why?
Mommy: Because honey, if an indian person does not hang out with other indians, doesnt listen to indian music or watch indian films that means they're a coconut and they're ashamed of their skin color.
Me: Oh.....What should i do when I see her again.
Mommy: STARE AT HER!!!!!KEEP STARING!!!!!!!!!JUST STARE AT HER AS LONG AS POSSIBLE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Me: It's okay she's not pretty anyway...
Mommy: Oh really! Never mind..haha.. then just forget that we had this conversation.
by wordmaker2005 February 24, 2005
 
6.
A device used to make galloping sounds when cut into two halves and hollowed out.
SOLDIER #1:
What? Ridden on a horse?
ARTHUR:
Yes!
SOLDIER #1:
You're using coconuts!
ARTHUR:
What?
SOLDIER #1:
You've got two empty halves of coconut and you're bangin' 'em together.
by AMmayhem November 12, 2004
 
7.
Some one from the Pacific Island region, a Pacific Islander.
Nathan is a big coconut.
by Bally March 30, 2005