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Okie

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noun \ˈō-kē\

Definition of Okie

sometimes disparaging

  1. :  a migrant agricultural worker; especially :  one from Oklahoma in the 1930s



Origin of okie

Oklahoma + -ie


First Known Use: 1918


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