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Vermonter

[ver-mon-ter] /vərˈmɒn tər/
noun
1.
a native or inhabitant of Vermont.
Origin of Vermonter
1770-1780
An Americanism dating back to 1770-80; Vermont + -er1
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  • "Yes," replied the Vermonter, a glow of joy appearing in his eye.

    Before the Dawn Joseph Alexander Altsheler
  • Carker listened with a show of interest until the Vermonter had finished.

    Frank Merriwell's Son Burt L. Standish
  • With a whoop of joy, he grabbed up his carpetbag and started for the Vermonter.

    Frank Merriwell's Son Burt L. Standish
  • "I don't like to have nobody stomp on my co't tail," mumbled the Vermonter.

    Frank Merriwell's Son Burt L. Standish
  • "Never thought of it that way," mumbled the Vermonter huskily.

    Frank Merriwell's Son Burt L. Standish
  • "Remember your promise, Gallup," said Frank, as he seized the Vermonter's hand.

    Frank Merriwell's Son Burt L. Standish
  • A farmer once hired a Vermonter to assist him in drawing logs.

  • "I take it that it's only a vanguard that's pursuing us," said the Vermonter.

    The Sword of Antietam Joseph A. Altsheler
  • Waal, said the Vermonter, the gal who tackled yeou in Denver warnt no man.

  • "Ef you don't run away, you're a dead man," declared the Vermonter.

    Frank Merriwell's Chums

    Burt L. Standish
British Dictionary definitions for Vermonter

Vermonter

/vɜːˈmɒntə/
noun
1.
a native or inhabitant of Vermont
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