Westerner

noun West·ern·er \ ˈwe-stər-nər , -stə- \

Definition of Westerner

1 : a native or inhabitant of the West; especially : a native or resident of the western part of the U.S.
2 : one advocating the adoption of western European culture especially in 19th century Russia

Examples of westerner in a Sentence

  1. Westerners tend to be unfamiliar with Asian customs.

First Known Use of westerner

1599

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Definition of Westerner for English Language Learners

  • : a person born, raised, or living in North America or Western Europe

  • : a person born, raised, or living in the western U.S.


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