damyankee

noun dam·yankee
variants: less commonly

damnyankee

Definition of damyankee

plural

-s

  1. :  a native or inhabitant of the northern states of the U.S. as distinguished from a Southerner —not often in formal use blaming our troubles, if we were southern, more on the damyankee — Lillian Smith the South is considered with what seems to this damyankee extraordinary fairness — Clifton Fadiman

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Origin and Etymology of damyankee

contraction of damned yankee


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