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Boer-bashing, verbal noun

Forms:
Also with small initial.
Origin:
EnglishShow more Boer sense 4 + figurative use of English bashing, as found in Paki-bashing.
Fierce and unrelenting criticism of Afrikaners, or of South Africans.
1986 C. Barnard in Daily Dispatch 10 Mar. 8Yank-bashing is the thing at present...It makes a change from the worldwide boerbashing that South Africans have been subjected to in the past year.
1989 Weekly Mail 3 Nov. (Suppl.) 1If the reader was hoping to find slogans and improbably easy answers, and another session of Boer-bashing, Memory of Snow and of Dust will come as a big disappointment.
Fierce and unrelenting criticism of Afrikaners, or of South Africans.

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