Definition of birther in English:


Syllabification: bir·ther
Pronunciation: /ˈbərTHər


A person who doubts the legitimacy of Barack Obama’s presidency because of a conspiracy theory that Obama is not a natural-born US citizen.
More example sentences
  • This all goes back to that birthers conspiracy about the Hawaiian born Mr. Obama.
  • Over the past year Sankey has been at the centre of some of the most aggressive efforts by the Birthers to unseat the president.
  • Whether or not Obama is a citizen is not a core conservative principle and even the birthers would not argue as such.

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