easterner
easterner easterner n. an inhabitant of an eastern area; especially of the eastern U. S. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • easterner — ► NOUN ▪ a person from the east of a region or country …   English terms dictionary

  • easterner — [ēs′tər nər] n. 1. a person born or living in the east ☆ 2. [also E ] a person born or living in the E part of the U.S …   English World dictionary

  • easterner — UK [ˈiːstə(r)nə(r)] / US [ˈɪstərnər] noun [countable] Word forms easterner : singular easterner plural easterners a) someone who lives in or was born in the eastern part of a country b) someone from the eastern US, especially the northeastern… …   English dictionary

  • easterner — [[t]i͟ːstə(r)nə(r)[/t]] easterners N COUNT An easterner is a person who was born in or who lives in the eastern part of a place or country, especially an American from the East Coast of the USA. [mainly AM] …   English dictionary

  • Easterner — noun Date: 1840 a native or inhabitant of the East; especially a native or resident of the eastern part of the United States …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • easterner — /ee steuhr neuhr/, n. (often cap.) a native or inhabitant of an eastern area, esp. of the eastern U.S. [1830 40, Amer.; EASTERN + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • easterner — noun A native or inhabitant of the east of a region; especially one of the eastern United States …   Wiktionary

  • Easterner — East|ern|er [ˈi:stənə US ərnər] n AmE someone from the eastern US, north of Washington DC …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • easterner — east|ern|er [ istərnər ] noun count someone who lives in or was born in the eastern part of a country a. someone from the eastern U.S., especially the NORTHEASTERN part of the country …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • easterner — east·ern·er || iːstÉ™nÉ™ n. native or resident of the east …   English contemporary dictionary

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