Southerner South"ern*er, n. An inhabitant or native of the south, esp. of the Southern States of North America; opposed to {Northerner}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Southerner — noun a) Someone who comes from the south of a region, such as the United Kingdom. [It] was full of the chip on the shoulder swagger and brag of a boy mdash;one, in brief, of which the essence was the boast, voiced or not, on the part of every… …   Wiktionary

  • southerner — [[t]sʌ̱ðə(r)nə(r)[/t]] southerners N COUNT A southerner is a person who was born in or lives in the south of a country. Bob Wilson is a Southerner, from Texas... Southerners smoke less and drink less than those in other parts of the country …   English dictionary

  • southerner — UK [ˈsʌðə(r)nə(r)] / US [ˈsʌðərnər] noun [countable] Word forms southerner : singular southerner plural southerners someone who was born or lives in the south of a country …   English dictionary

  • southerner — south|ern|er Southerner [ˈsʌðənə US ərnər] n someone from the southern part of a country …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Southerner — noun Date: 1827 a native or inhabitant of the South; especially a native or resident of the southern part of the United States …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • southerner — /sudh euhr neuhr/, n. 1. a native or inhabitant of the south. 2. (cap.) a native or inhabitant of the southern U.S. [1820 30; SOUTHERN + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

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