Definition of homeseeker

: one that seeks a home especially : a pioneer in search of land on which to settle excitement caused by the advent of homeseekers from the eastern states Atlantic

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First Known Use of homeseeker

1828, in the meaning defined above

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“Homeseeker.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 27 January 2020.

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