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or Tirolese

[tir-uh-leez, -lees, tahy-ruh-] /ˌtɪr əˈliz, -ˈlis, ˌtaɪ rə-/
adjective, noun, plural Tyrolese.
Origin of Tyrolese
First recorded in 1800-10; Tyrol + -ese Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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Historical Examples
  • "I vote that we are all Tyrolese peasanths," lisped the fat and dumpy Mrs. Malone.

    Roland Cashel Charles James Lever
  • Kings were always kind; so the Tyrolese think, who love their lords.

    The Nrnberg Stove Louisa de la Ram (AKA Ouida)
  • If she needed a concrete illustration she could point to the Tyrolese.

    The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte William Milligan Sloane
  • The Adige was crossed by the Austrians under cover of Tyrolese rifleshots.

    Vittoria, Complete George Meredith
  • Shots rang from the outposts; the Tyrolese sprang to arms; "Sandra!"

    Vittoria, Complete George Meredith
  • The Tyrolese always speak what they think without reserve or disguise.

    Austria Frederick Shoberl
  • The colour of the dress of the Tyrolese is different in every valley.

    Austria Frederick Shoberl
  • The national songs of the Tyrolese likewise prove the violence of their passions.

    Austria Frederick Shoberl
  • The marriage ceremonies of the Tyrolese are not less interesting.

    Austria Frederick Shoberl
  • It has been said that of all Tyrolese towns Innsbruck is the least national.

    Tyrol and its People Clive Holland
British Dictionary definitions for Tyrolese


of or relating to the Austrian state of Tyrol or its inhabitants
a native or inhabitant of Tyrol
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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