Definition of Missourian in English:


Pronunciation /məˈzo͝orēən/ /məˈzʊriən/


  • Relating to or characteristic of the US state of Missouri or its inhabitants.

    ‘the Missourian newspaper’
    • ‘Fellow Missourian blogger, Charles, suggests not one, not two, but three contests.’
    • ‘The Missourian editor was in South Korea.’
    • ‘The Missourian boy sank to the bottom of a frozen lake.’


  • A native or inhabitant of the US state of Missouri.

    ‘his mother was a lively Missourian’
    • ‘The future certainly looks bright for the 19-year-old Missourian who reached his first final.’
    • ‘His mother was a lively Missourian.’
    • ‘By any measurement, he's a famous Missourian.’