Definition of Minnesotan in US English:



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

    ‘my Minnesotan adventure was an overall success’
    • ‘My Minnesotan adventure was an overall success.’
    • ‘The harsh Minnesotan landscape is pure white.’
    • ‘The Minnesotan researchers discovered no differences between the two groups.’


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

    ‘the waiter's wife was a Minnesotan’
    • ‘After the native Minnesotan got out of the hospital, he went back to active duty.’
    • ‘She's a Minnesotan, vacationing in Canada for the folk festivals.’
    • ‘The waiter's wife was a Minnesotan.’
    • ‘The Minnesotan believes he has more major championship wins ahead of him.’
    • ‘As a college freshman he fell in love with a native Minnesotan and came here nearly 27 years ago to join her.’