Cooter definition

ko͝otər
An edible freshwater turtle of the genus Chrysemys.
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(colloquial) Vagina.
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(chiefly south) Any of various large freshwater terrapins (esp. Pseudemys concinna) of the S U.S. and N Mexico.
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Any of various turtles or tortoises.
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A freshwater tortoise of the genus Pseudemus of the eastern United States.
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(slang) A redneck.
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The box turtle.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
cooter
Plural:
cooters

Origin of cooter

  • Gullah probably of Niger-Congo origin Bambara Malinke kuta

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Compare cooch.

    From Wiktionary