An insulting term used by both races.

When used by whites it translates to "nigger".

When used by blacks its describing an uncle Rukus type character.

A black person who is ignorant to white discrimination and unknowingly suffers with self hatred.

A black man who only dates white women or only find white women attractive.
"Samuel L Jackson played a coon in the movie Django."

"Great! The only black news-caster for FOX didn't find anything wrong the white policeman only arresting the black kids in a group of black and white kids! What a coon!"
by Tuttie504 July 31, 2015
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A coon is basically a sellout in the African American community.

Or a better defintion is when you are of the race your talking done upon.

Black man gets shoot.

Coon: If he wasn't wearing jays he wouldn't have been shoot. Its his fault for acting black.

Racist White people: applauding

Example: Watch stacey dace at Grammy's. She cooning.
Stacey dace

Raven Simone
by Latrinell79 March 04, 2016
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A black guy who worships white girls and does not like his own race. A black guy who doesn't/barely claims being black
"Look at that fine dark skin over there"

"Girl no, he's a coon"

"Oh never mind then"
by Alwaysreal000 December 14, 2014
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A black person who does not like their own race, and/or never attempts to stand against racism and supremacy.
You endorsed Trump? After he called you a nigger? Typical coon.
by BitchNigga47 November 09, 2016
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Coon is an abbreviated term for racoon, majorly derived from the word 'coonhound'. Coons are small nocturnal carnivores (Procyon lotor) of North America that are chiefly grey, they have black masks and bushy ringed tails. They live chiefly in trees, and have a varied diet including small animals, fruits, and nuts.

This is often perceived as a derogatory term for black people, however, the word is completely innocent as long as you are talking about the small, furry animal.
I haven't heard that in a coon's age.

'It was Little Ann who caught the Coon. I heard the ringtail squall when she grabbed him.' -Where The Red Fern Grows
by A Very Pissed Off Raccoon April 22, 2017
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Brand name of an Australian cheese, once owned by an American company Kraft, but due to is racial undertones was sold back to an Australian company (Dairy Famers).
Damn I wish i had not had that whole block of coon, now I'm backed up.
by Danpat December 31, 2005
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A term used to discriminate black people in the earlier centuries by white people to put them down similiar to nigger.

I'm the late 2000s however, the premise of the term changed. More ethnicities started using it to call other ethnicities who put down their own communities in order to favour Themselves or other ethnicities who do the same. Similiar to the "Uncle Tom".
Sheriff David Clarke: "These BLM Protesters are terrorists and deserve to go to jail."

People: "I can't believe they let this coon run things at the station.. it's almost like he doesn't even know his own skin colour."
by DamienSandow November 15, 2016
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