Easterner

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noun East·ern·er \ ˈē-stər-nər , ˈē-stə-nər \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of Easterner

:a native or inhabitant of the East; especially :a native or resident of the eastern part of the U.S.

First Known Use of easterner

1838


EASTERNER Defined for English Language Learners

Easterner

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Definition of Easterner for English Language Learners

  • : a person born or living in the East; especially : a person born or living in the eastern U.S.


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