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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Resident of a college municipality not affiliated with the college.

Usage examples (35)
  • ` I met a "towny," and he stood me too good a dinner, 'I explained.
  • But to revert to less "towny" and much more interesting matters passing on board.
  • This made her think that the elder man was a "towny," and not a frontiersman like the other.
  • He contented himself with a mild expression of his surprise at the conduct of the Sydney authorities in putting a "towny" over his head without so much as a word of notice. for more
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