1. a racist term that is directed toward a white person.
2. It's a comeback insult used for blacks who were told to by a white person to go back to Africa.
White: "Go back to Africa!"
Black: "And you go back to Europe!"
Ok, just so you know that America is not a country. America is the combination of North, Central and South America.
American is not just the people who lives in United States. What I'm saying is If you're an Canadian, Mexican or Brazilian citizen, you are considered as an "American."