- a native or inhabitant of Cornwall.
Origin of Cornishman
Examples from the Web for cornishman
Historical Examples of cornishman
With a cry of pain the Cornishman flung himself to one side and tore loose.The Highgrader
William MacLeod Raine
The Cornishman left his work and walked to Fairchild's side.The Cross-Cut
Courtney Ryley Cooper
As soon as they were a few yards away, the Cornishman laughed and winked.
“Well, yes, I suppose it is,” said the Cornishman thoughtfully.
“Very good, gentlemen,” said the Cornishman, turning calmly to Dallas.
- a man who is a native or inhabitant of Cornwall