Definition of oudstryder in US English:

oudstryder

(also outstryder)

noun

History
  • A veteran who fought on the side of the Boer Republics, especially in the Boer War (1899–1902). Hence, in extended use: a veteran of any war.

Origin

1940s. From Afrikaans oudstryder from Dutch oudstrijder veteran from oud + strijder warrior.

Pronunciation

oudstryder

/ˈəʊtstrʌɪdə/