Definition of Injun in English:

Injun

noun

US
dated, offensive
  • A North American Indian.

Phrases

  • honest Injun

    • dated, offensive Honestly; really.

      ‘I won't run away, honest Injun’
      truthfully, really, truly, actually, to be honest, to tell you the truth, to be frank, speaking truthfully, speaking frankly, in all honesty, in all sincerity, in plain language, in plain english
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Origin

Late 17th century: alteration of Indian.

Pronunciation

Injun

/ˈɪndʒ(ə)n/