English version

token woman/black etc

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtoken woman/black etctoken woman/black etcsomeone who is included in a group to make everyone think that the group has all types of people in it, when this is not really true token
Examples from the Corpus
token woman/black etcWe shouldn't accept the analysis of the token woman.You have to be both token woman and superwoman to come anywhere near a shortlist that disenfranchises most of the male population.
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