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A characteristic of not being a stereotyped urban black person. An urban black person with non-urban characteristics.
Cassandre is an African American from the inner city. Everyone says she is blackish because she likes country music.
by Urban Updater July 18, 2006
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Adj. Something that is expected to have a long lifespan by virtue of having existed for a long time, based on the lindy effect, named for the New York restaurant Lindy's, coined by Albert Goldman and popularized by Nassim Taleb.
cooking with fire is lindy
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an individual who is both black and british (or any other nationality ending in "ish")
Dude: My new neighbors are blackish.

Dude's friend: Dude, they're kind of black?

Dude: No, they're black AND (nationality)!

Dude's friend: Oh! No way, Dude!
by Mamma Tard June 13, 2010
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an offspring of one British and one Black parent.
a person of mixed African American and British Ancestry.
My Mom is black and my Dad is British, so the slang term would be Blackish. other examples:half black and half Japanese would be considered Blackanese, or half American and Half Jamaican would be Jamerican. Half Mexican and Half Black would be Blaxican.
by OneLoveKelly January 20, 2006
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A person of NON African heritage who lives in an urban community and edures the same struggle as their African American neighbors
The blackish lady down the street has a neighbors pitbull loose in her yard.
by L. Hill November 29, 2018
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