Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Often Offensive Slang A migrant farm worker from the south-central United States, especially one seeking work in the West or Southwest during the 1930s and 1940s.
  • noun Slang A native or inhabitant of Oklahoma.

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  • noun US, informal A person from Oklahoma.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Ok(lahoma) + –ie.]

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From Oklahoma

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  • Informal demonym for a person from Oklahoma (the formal demonym is "Oklahoman").

    June 22, 2010