Slang a white person: a term of contempt
Used as a disparaging term for a white person.
Origin of ofayOrigin unknown
- (US, pejorative, slang) a white person.
(comparative more ofay, superlative most ofay)
- (US, pejorative, slang) white, white-skinned.
Uncertain; perhaps from an African language. Pig Latin for foe, though popularly posited, is probably not accurate.