Definitions

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  • proper noun affectionate A person or people from the U.S. state of Wisconsin.

Etymologies

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Recorded in 1997.

Examples

  • My friends who were originally from Wisconsin but left to larger cities all refer to Wisconsin as "Sconnie"-in an endearing way.

    The day before the Wisconsin primary.

  • For the last 10-plus years I lived in Minneapolis, but was generally (not) lovingly called Sconnie, because there's this strange rivalry between Wisconsinites and Minnesotans.

    G4TV - The Feed

  • Sorry Sconnie-didn't know it had an actual correct spelling.

    The day before the Wisconsin primary.

  • Badger Blog Alliance: Some common sense from a 'Sconnie Senator?

    Some common sense from a 'Sconnie Senator?

  • The accents may be Sconnie instead of Cockney, but this local quintet knows how to do the

    JSOnline.com

  • The accents may be Sconnie instead of Cockney, but this local quintet knows how to do the

    JSOnline.com

  • Sconnie Sports has a collection of a few scouting reports, and

    Brew Crew Ball

  • A classmate of mine at Marquette University High School and UW, Troy Vosseller, started a company called "Sconnie Nation" in response to the condescension and even scorn heaped upon the locals by Coasties

    JSOnline.com

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