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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A resident of a village or city; A person from the same city as yourself.

Usage examples (36)
  • A fellow townsman
  • Cabinet Minister coming to stay in the house of a townsman was a thing to be wondered at, to be talked about, to be afraid of, to be
  • "countryman, rustic, clown, paysan, villager," still signify a rude and untaught person, as opposed to the words "townsman" and "citizen".
  • "Will you try your swimming against this townsman?" for more
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