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redneck (plural rednecks)
- (slang, derogatory) A poor, rural, especially white, person from the Southern United States; especially, one who is regarded as unsophisticated, rude, racist, arrogant, lowbrow, etc.
- (historical, slang, US) Any of the miners who wore red bandanas for identification during the West Virginia mine war of 1921.
- (historical, slang, US) A member of a certain Baltimore street gang, active in 1859.
- (Britain, archaic, 19th and 20th centuries) A Roman Catholic.
uneducated, unsophisticated person