Okie

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noun \ˈō-kē\

Definition of Okie

  1. 1 informal :  a native or resident of Oklahoma

  2. 2 informal, sometimes disparaging :  a migrant agricultural worker; especially :  one from Oklahoma in the 1930s

Origin and Etymology of okie

Oklahoma + -ie


First Known Use: 1918


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