a county in NE Northern Ireland. 1,098 sq. mi. (2,844 sq. km). County seat: Belfast.
an administrative district in this county. 217 sq. mi. (563 sq. km).
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How to use Antrim in a sentence
Antrim sketches his characters—Rotarians, tennis buﬀs, suburban moms, way- ward teens—with indelible lines.Jeffrey Eugenides Hails Donald Antrim’s 'Elect Mr. Robinson for a Better World' | Jeffrey Eugenides | June 2, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
The amount of information Antrim manages to pack into this sentence is amazing.Jeffrey Eugenides Hails Donald Antrim’s 'Elect Mr. Robinson for a Better World' | Jeffrey Eugenides | June 2, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
His raving, about James Purdy, the Swedish thriller The Laughing Policeman, or Donald Antrim, are impossibly infectious.Roughing It With Jonathan Franzen’s ‘Farther Away’ | Chris Wallace | April 28, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Critic Taylor Antrim goes in search of great 2011 fiction unjustly ignored by The New York Times.
Taylor Antrim is fiction critic for The Daily Beast and the author of the novel The Headmaster Ritual .
But we very much doubt if the above has really any connection with the Antrim witch-case of 1698.Irish Witchcraft and Demonology | St. John D. (St. John Drelincourt) Seymour
Then the young widow moved to the Territory of Colorado, where she married a Mr. Antrim.
The young blacksmith who had insulted Mrs. Antrim and who had been knocked down by Ed.
Here Mr. and Mrs. Antrim established a new restaurant, and had Ash Upson as the star boarder.
Crying never patched a hole in a brogue, and a man who's been fooled is no admirable figure, at least to Antrim men.The Wind Bloweth | Brian Oswald Donn-Byrne
British Dictionary definitions for Antrim
a historical county of NE Northern Ireland, famous for the Giant's Causeway on the N coast: in 1973 it was replaced for administrative purposes by the districts of Antrim, Ballymena, Ballymoney, Carrickfergus, Larne, Moyle, Newtownabbey, and parts of Belfast and Lisburn. Area: 3100 sq km (1200 sq miles)
a district of Northern Ireland, in Co Antrim. Pop: 49 260 (2003 est). Area: 415 sq km (160 sq miles)
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