Definition of offcomer in English:

offcomer

noun

dialect
  • An outsider or newcomer to a district.

    • ‘These practices have been embraced by locals and ‘offcomers’ alike.’
    • ‘Now his buildings have been sold to offcomers in shiny four-wheel drive vehicles speaking estuary English and playing the country gentleman.’
    • ‘Wealthy outsiders are to be barred from buying new houses in the Yorkshire Dales in an attempt to stop offcomers pricing locals out of the housing market.’
    immigrant, settler, stranger, outsider, foreigner, alien, intruder, parvenu, interloper
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Pronunciation:

offcomer

/ˈɒfkʌmə/