Britisher


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Brit·ish·er

 (brĭt′ĭ-shər)
n. Informal
A native or inhabitant of Great Britain.

Britisher

(ˈbrɪtɪʃə)
(not used by the British) n
1. a native or inhabitant of Great Britain
2. any British subject

Brit•on

(ˈbrɪt n)

n.
1. a native, inhabitant, or citizen of Great Britain or the United Kingdom.
2. a member of any of the Celtic-speaking peoples inhabiting Britain S of the Firth of Clyde and Firth of Forth before the Germanic invasions of the 5th century a.d.
[1250–1300; Middle English Breton < Old French < Late Latin Brittōnēs Britons]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Britisher - a native or inhabitant of Great Britain
Great Britain, GB - an island comprising England and Scotland and Wales
European - a native or inhabitant of Europe
English person - a native or inhabitant of England
patrial - a person who has the right to be considered legally a British citizen (by virtue of the birth of a parent or grandparent)
Translations
Britanec

Britisher

[ˈbrɪtɪʃəʳ] N (US) → británico/a m/f, natural mf de Gran Bretaña

Britisher

[ˈbrɪtɪʃər] nBritannique mfBritish Isles npl
the British Isles → les îles fpl Britanniques

Britisher

n (dated US) → Brite m, → Britin f
References in classic literature ?
And when at last they reached the trench, those farthest on the left of the advancing Britishers heard a machine gun sputter suddenly before them and saw a huge lion leap over the German parados with the body of a screaming Hun soldier between his jaws and vanish into the shadows of the night, while squatting upon a traverse to their left was Tarzan of the Apes with a machine gun before him with which he was raking the length of the German trenches.
You are Britishers, and you've got one eternal fault.
Von Schoenvorts walked in the rear of the column, encouraging Schwartz and laughing at the discomfiture of the Britishers.
There is one thing," he remarked meditatively, "which I can't help thinking about you Britishers.
It seems it was entrusted to our little friend here, to take out to Canoodle Dum, and the poor little chap's gone and lost it; ergo, as we're Britishers, they think we've got it
He is also the only Asian and non Britisher to be selected as the Vice President of The Trichological Society, London, UK.
Isaac Buford, 34, and Charles Ward, 45, were charged in the slaying of Augustin Juarez, 44, who was attacked and robbed in an alley behind the Britisher in the 800 block of West Avenue I.
By Jessica Sarhan Star Staff Writer Brian William Haw, is a name that can only be associated with integrity, power, fortitude and wellC* not your usual run-of-the-mill Britisher.
One by Charles Kingsley, not his brother Henry, seems pointless because it is an attack on the unatheletic British youth and Australia is mentioned in passing at the end with a comment that the Britisher would cut a sorry figure in Australia or India.
But especially since the Caribbean was far from England, the average Britisher had little idea of the inhuman life the slaves were forced to live.
When London Times reporter James Bone asked Kofi Annan about his son Kojo avoiding taxes by using his father's diplomatic immunity when importing a Mercedes-Benz into Ghana, and about some of the secretary-general's accounts" of the oil-for-food scandal that "don't make sense," Annan publicly rebuked the persistent Britisher, who was quickly defended by the president of the UN Correspondent's Association.
Its great fun to be a part of this Indian festival of Kite fighting, A[yen] said Britisher Robert Wardle, who came along with his Indian friend to experience the frenzy of the festival, which he happened to watch on TV few days ago.