Definition of bean-eater in English:

bean-eater

noun

  • 1A person who habitually or frequently eats beans.

  • 2US
    US. A native, inhabitant, or representative of Boston, Massachussetts; = Beantowner.

  • 3US
    derogatory, offensive Originally and chiefly US (derogatory and offensive). A person of Latin-American (especially Mexican) origin.

Origin

Early 18th century. From bean + eater.

Pronunciation

bean-eater

/ˈbiːnˌiːtə/