Definition of out–of–stater
1 : a visitor from another state
2 : a person whose legal domicile is in one state but who lives for an extended time in another state (as to attend college)
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Origin and Etymology of out–of–stater
from the phrase out of state + 2-er
First Known Use: 1937See Words from the same year
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