noun - An old-tyme Democrat from the south, not affiliated with the present day Democratic party dominant in the northeast and west coast. Most dixie-crats opposed civil rights, were often corrupt and promoted a religious agenda. The party is almost extinct today, though a few still exist as "DINOS"
by thatguy@31 May 23, 2006
Most famous of which would be Zell Miller, a southern Democrat (Of Georgia, I believe) who spoke at the Republican National Convention.
by Nae February 07, 2005
A 1960s reference to southern democrats. They are still democrats because there was no other party that wanted to take them.
by Roger Kelley April 08, 2007