这词，字典上几乎查不到。美国传统字典的解释是 An action or statement that may seem innocuous but is considered by a person or people belonging to an oppressed group to be harmful because it displays racist, sexist, or otherwise bigoted attitudes and assumptions.
Phuket. It's new for its connection to human deaths, especially the recent big casualty. “Officials in Bangkok said 117 people are reported dead on the resort island of Phuket, and another 60 people on the island of Phi Phi. ”(CNN 2004)