Columbusing meaning

A term used to refer to the action of driving around a reservation without a license to do so. i.e.: Driving a vehicle without a drivers' license or valid insurance/registration.

My friends and I were Columbusing around the Reserve last night.


Origin of columbusing

  • Term spawned by the actions of Christopher Columbus in 1492. Actual origin of the word is unknown as far as first-uttered, but commonly used in the Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation.

    From Wiktionary