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offensive slang A derogatory term for a black person whose behavior is regarded as more stereotypically white than black. The term derives from the fact that Oreo cookies are black on the outside and white on the inside. Primarily heard in US.
See also: cookie, Oreo


n. an American of African descent who behaves more white than black. (Like the Oreo brand cookie, the person is black on the outside and white on the inside. Rude and derogatory.) They called Sam an oreo because he wears a suit and works downtown.
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At 103 years old, OREO is the #1 brand on dessert menus[sup.
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James McClintock, endowed professor of polar and marine biology at the University of Alabama-Birmingham has conducted research in Antarctica for 30 years and was on-hand to serve as an honorary Antarctic OREO explorer, taking the delivery from OREO Man on behalf of the "residents" of the continent.
We are excited to keep Oreo relevant, listen to what our consumers want and provide them with their needs," says Robinson.
The Oreo Family Movie Club was designed to bridge this gap.
The original round-shaped Oreo has consistently proven to be a favorite amongst children, especially as an accompaniment with milk because of the fun Oreo Twist-Lick-and-Dunk ritual that has become the craze in recent years.
It is rolling out family packs of Oreo to multiples this month, followed by a convenience launch next month, creating a four-strong range.
The timid, tepid, type explanation of how easy the new Oreos package is to open and close may work with new customers but is often not enough to do more than confuse old ones.
Additionally, the title character manipulates the boundaries of gender in interesting ways; in fact, Oreo moves beyond limited notions of the feminine in her ability to travel, cross borders, and manipulate boundaries.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- In celebration of the 100th birthday of the world's favorite cookie, OREO[R], Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt is proud to announce its newest flavor, Cookie Cake Featuring OREO.
9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for the most magical time of year, when merrymakers are searching for new ways to spread cheer, OREO is introducing OREO Colorfilled, a first-time-ever experience for the brand that lets fans customize the packaging of original OREO cookies at shop.
The cause of the uncertainty was the medium of exchange: OREO, 13 pieces of raw land Metropolitan had repossessed in connection with failed loans.
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