Definition of pocosin
: an upland swamp of the coastal plain of the southeastern U.S.
Origin and Etymology of pocosin
probably from Virginia or North Carolina Algonquian
First Known Use: 1634See Words from the same year
Learn More about pocosin
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up pocosin? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).