[baw-stoh-nee-uh n, bo-stoh-]
- of, relating to, or typical of Boston, Mass., or its residents: a Bostonian childhood; Bostonian reserve.
- a native or inhabitant of Boston, Mass.
Origin of Bostonian
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With such standards, the Bostonian could not but develop a double nature.
Adams, too, was Bostonian, and the Bostonian's uncertainty of attitude was as natural to him as to Lodge.
And William Sturgis—the young Bostonian who lived with us for so many years?
"I wish I had brought some with me," said the Bostonian seriously.The Young Adventurer
He was a Bostonian converted to New York; a very special type.Georgina's Reasons