Microaggression in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Microaggression

an unintentional and subtle but offensive comment or action directed at a minority group

Examples of Microaggression in a sentence

Linda thinks that she isn’t racist but her statement, “You’re pretty for a dark-skinned girl” shows microaggression.  🔊

The black students have been subjected to acts of microaggression but the bigots mistreating them don’t think their speech is offensive.  🔊

Mila and her group’s microaggression shows through their off-color comments about immigrants.  🔊

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