Canuck

noun
Ca·​nuck | \ kə-ˈnək How to pronounce Canuck (audio) , sometimes -ˈnu̇k How to pronounce Canuck (audio) \

Definition of Canuck

: a Canadian and especially a French Canadian

First Known Use of Canuck

1835, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Canuck

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“Canuck.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Canuck. Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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Canuck

noun

English Language Learners Definition of Canuck

informal : a person born, raised, or living in Canada : a Canadian

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