HyperDic: homesteader

English > 1 sense of the word homesteader:
NOUNperson homesteader, squatter, nestersomeone who settles lawfully on government land with the intent to acquire title to it
homesteader > pronunciation
Soundshhow'mstehder
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English > homesteader: 1 sense > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone who settles lawfully on government land with the intent to acquire title to it.
Synonymssquatter, nester
Broadersettler, colonistA person who settles in a new colony or moves into new country
Verbshomesteadsettle land given by the government and occupy it as a homestead

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