An example of a redneck is a poor, uneducated white person in the South who engages in prejudiced behavior.
⌂ or red′-neck·
Origin of redneckfrom the reddened, sunburned necks characteristic of agricultural workers
- Used as a disparaging term for a member of the white rural laboring class, especially in the southern United States.
- A person regarded as having a provincial, conservative, often bigoted attitude.