- nouna member of the race of people living in America when Europeans arrived• Usage Domain: ↑derogation• Hyponyms:↑Algonquian, ↑Algonquin, ↑Anasazi, ↑Athapaskan, ↑Athapascan, ↑Athabaskan, ↑Athabascan, ↑Mayan, ↑Maya, ↑Nahuatl, ↑Olmec, ↑Zapotec, ↑Zapotecan, ↑Plains Indian, ↑Buffalo Indian, ↑Chickasaw, ↑Coeur d'Alene, ↑Creek, ↑Haida, ↑Hokan, ↑Hoka, ↑Iroquois, ↑Muskhogean, ↑Muskogean, ↑Penutian, ↑Pueblo, ↑Redskin, ↑Injun, ↑red man, ↑Salish, ↑Shoshone, ↑Shoshoni, ↑Taracahitian, ↑Tlingit, ↑Wakashan, ↑Aleut, ↑Aleutian, ↑Eskimo, ↑Esquimau, ↑Inuit, ↑Paleo-American, ↑Paleo-Amerind, ↑Paleo-Indian, ↑sannup, ↑squaw
* * *Red Indiansee Indian n. 2 b.
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Red Indian — Red Indian, redskin These terms are now considered offensive and have fallen out of use in favour of American Indian and (preferably) Native American … Modern English usage
Red Indian — n. Chiefly Brit. an American Indian: now considered offensive by some … English World dictionary
Red Indian — noun count OLD FASHIONED a NATIVE AMERICAN. This word is now considered to be offensive … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
Red Indian — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms Red Indian : singular Red Indian plural Red Indians old fashioned a Native American. This word is now considered to be offensive … English dictionary
Red Indian — noun old fashioned term for American Indian. Usage The term Red Indian has largely fallen out of use, associated as it is with stereotypes of cowboys and Indians and the Wild West, and may cause offence. The normal terms in use today are American … English new terms dictionary
Red Indian — Red Indians N COUNT Native Americans who were living in North America when Europeans arrived there used to be called Red Indians. This use could cause offence. [OLD FASHIONED] … English dictionary
Red Indian — /rɛd ˈɪndiən/ (say red indeeuhn) noun Obsolete an indigenous person of North America. See Native American … Australian English dictionary
Red Indian — noun Date: 1831 chiefly British American Indian … New Collegiate Dictionary
Red Indian — Sometimes Offensive. Indian (def. 1). [1825 35] * * * … Universalium
Red Indian — noun American Indian … Wiktionary