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Tyrolese

or Tir·o·lese

[tir-uh-leez, -lees, tahy-ruh-]
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adjective, noun, plural Tyr·o·lese.
  1. Tyrolean.
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Origin of Tyrolese

First recorded in 1800–10; Tyrol + -ese
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Examples from the Web for tyrolese

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


British Dictionary definitions for tyrolese

Tyrolese

Tyrolean (ˌtɪrəʊˈlɪən)

adjective
  1. of or relating to the Austrian state of Tyrol or its inhabitants
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noun
  1. a native or inhabitant of Tyrol
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