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Mound Builder

noun

Definition of Mound Builder

  1. :  a member of a prehistoric American Indian people whose extensive earthworks are found from the Great Lakes down the Mississippi River valley to the Gulf of Mexico



1838

First Known Use of mound builder

1838

Rhymes with mound builder


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