noun \ˈhü-zhər\

Definition of HOOSIER

:  a native or resident of Indiana —used as a nickname
Hoosier adjective

Origin of HOOSIER

perhaps alteration of English dialect hoozer anything large of its kind
First Known Use: 1826


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