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A man who is a native or inhabitant of the Isle of Man.


(ˈmæŋksmən) or feminine


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


[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 Manxman guided the Colombian in the finale of the finish of the 217-kilometres route from Edinburgh to Blyth and Gaviria did the rest.
MTN-Qhubeka has been strongly linked with Cavendish, but the Manxman would have to find a title sponsor to support the African squad if it were to sign him.
Cav is back" declared the French TV commentators after the Manxman burst to victory on the 190.
Cav is back" declared the French television 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.
Manxman Conor Cummins showed that he is back to fighting fitness with a solid third ahead of Kiwi Bruce Anstey who scorched the outright lap record up to a stunning average speed of 132.
She examines the Manxman novel to more fully understand "the illustrative and narrative tropes from which Hitchcock may have been learning at this point" (50).