Manxman


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Manx·man

 (măngks′mən)
n.
A man who is a native or inhabitant of the Isle of Man.

Manxman

(ˈmæŋksmən) or feminine

Manxwoman

n, pl -men or -women
(Placename) a native or inhabitant of the Isle of Man
Translations

Manxman

[ˈmæŋksmən] N (Manxmen (pl)) → nativo m de la Isla de Man
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Yet, this wild hint seemed inferentially negatived, by what a grey Manxman insinuated, an old sepulchral man, who, having never before sailed out of Nantucket, had never ere this laid eye upon wild Ahab.
But, avast; here comes our old Manxman --the old hearse-driver, he must have been, that is, before he took to the sea.
The Tour de Yorkshire is a legacy event of the 2014 Tour de France Grand Depart, when Manxman Cavendish was favourite to win the opening stage in his mother's home town of Harrogate, only to crash within sight of the finish line.
The 28-year-old Manxman was one of Team Sky's original panel of six riders when he turned professional with them in 2010 but was left out of this year's Tour de France squad.
Now Team Dimension Data have announced the Manxman has also been suffering "unexplained fatigue" and analysis of a recent blood sample diagnosed his illness.
But the Manxman wants to land the medal that has eluded him.
Cav is back" declared the French TV commentators after the Manxman burst to victory on the 190.
Stars like 21-time Isle of Man TT winner John McGuinness and 11-time winner Michael Dunlop will appear on both the themed days, leading other riders like Manxman Conor Cummins, fastest man ever around the TT course Bruce Anstey and rising stars James Hillier and Peter Hickman.
The 29-year-old Manxman had been included in a long-list of potential participants by organisers of the Spanish Grand Tour, but was not in the final nine-man Omega Pharma-Quick Step squad released yesterday.
Kneale set a new world record last month and the in-form Manxman looks the best bet.
The Manxman - who admitted the crash was his fault - will make a decision this morning on whether he can start today's stage from York to Sheffield after scans revealed he had suffered a separated shoulder and had not broken his collarbone.
Both are taller and heavier than the Manxman, and OPQS must time their release of Cavendish from Renshaw's wheel to perfection if the bunch sprint is to end in a home triumph.