city-born


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Adj.1.city-born - being or having the customs or manners or dress of a city person
urban - located in or characteristic of a city or city life; "urban property owners"; "urban affairs"; "urban manners"
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Birmingham's strong connections with the Royal Marines go back over 100 years - with city-born Sergeant Norman Finch receiving the Victoria Cross in 1918 after a raid on Zeebrugge.
In a quick sequence of exchanges with a minute gone in the 10th, the Panabo City-born boxer sneaked a left that floored the challenger for his second knockdown of the bout.
The General Santos City-born Duno, being trained by Rodel Mayol and handled by Golden Boy Promotions, raised his record to 16-1 with 14 KOs.
Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood is married to city-born theatre producer Sally Wood.
Laura Marsh will replace the Durham City-born 27-year-old after he strained her calf during a training session in Dharamsala on Monday.
Thus, when she suddenly finds herself in love with a highly educated, city-born college graduate, Gretchen faces the prospect of numerous challenges and adjustments.
The city-born Corrie star will appear alongside fellow Coronation Street (and Mr Selfridge) actor Oliver Farnworth and Misfits' Nathan McMullen in the 40th anniversary production of the Alan Bleasdale comedy.
Like many figures of the era, he was the New York City-born child of Eastern European Jewish immigrants.
New York City-born writer and actress Lake Bell pulls off a flawless English accent as the hapless heroine.
Stacom, a Long Island City-born son and grandson of housing builders, began working at Cushman & Wakefield in 1946 and stayed with the brokerage for 67 years, according to an announcement from the Young Men's / Women's Real Estate Association.
com/celebrity-news/news/jason-sudeikis-olivia-wilde-are-engaged-snl-actor-finally-found-the-one-2013121) believes the 37-year-old comedian proposed to the 28-year-old New York City-born Wilde just after the holiday season.
After a fried chicken dinner with all the fixings, an afternoon of visiting and chores (an eye-opener for the four city-born sailors), we were ready to head back to the shop.