Synonyms for squatter

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The panic excited by the squatter skunk had been another lesson.

As I said in the court-room the squatter trials are but farces.

She could not finish the sentence for the squatter had pressed her to him convulsively.

"It air time fer me to go, Tess," murmured the squatter in her ear.

The squatter covered the white fingers with tears and kisses.

Without their men the squatter women also would disappear from the shores.

They be dum good blokes, to give their money to a squatter, ain't they?

His father was waiting for the squatter to take her departure.

The majesty of death was upon them, this squatter father and mother.

The squatter just caught the next words, "But I am going to die, too, Tess."

WORD ORIGIN

"settler who occupies land without legal title," 1788, agent noun from squat (v.); in reference to paupers or homeless people in uninhabited buildings, it is recorded from 1880.

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