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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One who visits for a short time.

Usage examples (34)
  • I was merely a sojourner in France so I did not stay very long.
  • Stopping only long enough to buy a newspaper, this sojourner is no more of a tourist than most of us.
  • Madonna's commitment to Malawian orphans meant she could "not be described as a sojourner", he added.
  • The appointing of men of his own to guard the sojourner is a tacit admission to the effect that serious, danger really threatened. for more
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