noun, plural coun·try·men.
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Origin of countryman
SYNONYMS FOR countryman
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She later went on to appear (from 2000 to 2003) in the series Clarissa and the Countryman, with Johnny Scott.The Week in Death: Clarissa Dickson Wright, One of ‘Two Fat Ladies’|The Telegraph|March 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“The human species is a deeply flawed biological product”—so wrote my countryman Arthur Koestler.In Syria, Europe & Boston, the Past Is Never Finished|Kati Marton|May 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But, of course, this "other" is most often anything but; it is actually friend, neighbor and countryman.
Volta, his contemporary and countryman, finally solved the problem as to the reason why.Steam Steel and Electricity|James W. Steele
Well may Englishmen be proud that this greatest of navigators was their countryman.
“Now, my friends, look out for your countryman,” said the renegade.Old Jack|W.H.G. Kingston
And do not imagine that our countryman who goes abroad is altogether lost to us.The Miscellaneous Writings and Speeches of Lord Macaulay, Vol. 4 (of 4)|Thomas Babington Macaulay
The countryman had his corn thrashed, winnowed it, put in into sacks, and went with it to market.Gargantua and Pantagruel, Complete.|Francois Rabelais