have a lick of the tar brush(redirected from has a lick of the tar brush)
have a lick of the tar brush
dated ethnic slur To be of mixed race, such that one's skin is darker than that of a person with only white ancestry. My racist aunt refuses to vote for someone who has a lick of the tar brush.
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