English

Definition of Choctaw noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Choctaw

 noun
noun
BrE
 
; NAmE
 
(pl. Choctaw, Choctaws)
 
jump to other results
a member of a peaceful Native American people. They were farmers who lived mostly in an area that became the state of Mississippi. They were moved west by the US government in 1832 and most of them now live in Oklahoma.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Choctaw