squaw man

noun

Definition of squaw man

often disparaging : a white man married to an American Indian woman and usually living as one of her tribe

First Known Use of squaw man

1866, in the meaning defined above

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“Squaw man.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/squaw%20man. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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