Southwesterner

noun
South·​west·​ern·​er | \ sau̇(th)-ˈwe-stər-nər How to pronounce Southwesterner (audio) , sau̇(th)-ˈwe-stə-nər\

Definition of Southwesterner

: a native or inhabitant of the Southwest especially : a native or resident of the southwestern U.S.

First Known Use of Southwesterner

1845, in the meaning defined above

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