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Definition of squaw man in English:


North American offensive
A white or black man married to an American Indian woman.
Example sentences
  • What had begun as a mixed-race relationship involving a ‘squaw man’ and Indian woman ends with a white child who can safely be absorbed into the American mainstream.
  • These French squaw men got supplies from the government the same as if they had been Indians.
  • John wanted a commissioner's job; the President was coming, and how could a mere squaw man hope to meet him socially?
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