Definition of blue racer in English:

blue racer

noun

  • A grayish-blue variety of blacksnake ("Coluber constrictor foxii"), found in the central US.

    • ‘He used to store dead blue racers in the freezer, which made you think hard about going for that Fudgsicle.’
    • ‘There were snakes that puffed themselves us and played dead until you were near enough; there were blue racers longer than me that could swirl up trees and then drop on you.’
    • ‘On Pelee Island in Lake Erie, prescribed burns maintain the rare and endangered elvar ecosystem, the only known breeding ground in Canada of the blue racer snake.’