Liverpudlian


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Liv·er·pool

 (lĭv′ər-po͞ol′)
A city of northwest England on the Mersey River near its mouth on the Irish Sea. First colonized by Norsemen in the late eighth century, Liverpool received a charter from King John in 1207. Today it is highly industrialized and a major port.

Liv′er·pud′li·an (-pŭd′lē-ən) adj. & n.

Liverpudlian

(ˌlɪvəˈpʌdlɪən)
n
a native or inhabitant of Liverpool
adj
of or relating to Liverpool
[C19: from Liverpool, with humorous alteration of pool to puddle]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Liverpudlian - a native or resident of Liverpool
Liverpool - a large city in northwestern England; its port is the country's major outlet for industrial exports
English person - a native or inhabitant of England
Adj.1.Liverpudlian - of or relating to Liverpool or its people; "Liverpudlian streets"; "Liverpudlian street urchins"
Translations

Liverpudlian

[ˌlɪvəˈpʌdlɪən]
A. ADJde Liverpool
B. Nnativo/a m/f de Liverpool, habitante mf de Liverpool

Liverpudlian

[ˌlɪvərˈpʌdliən]
adjde Liverpool
n
(= resident) → habitant(e) m/f de Liverpool
(= native of Liverpool) → natif/ive m/f de Liverpoolliver sausage nsaucisse f au pâté de foieliver spot ntache f brune (sur la peau)

Liverpudlian

nLiverpooler(in) m(f)
adjLiverpooler

Liverpudlian

[ˌlɪvəˈpʌdlɪən]
1. adjdi Liverpool
2. nabitante m/f or originario/a di Liverpool
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Liverpudlian Charlotte arrives four hours late, with the poor excuse that "I had to get conditioner from Asda and it was quite busy".
By contrast, 64% of busin- esspeople regard those with a Liverpudlian tone as being generally unsuccessful, closely followed by those with a Birmingham or West Midlands accent (63%), a cockney accent (52%) and Geordie or West Country accents (48%).
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