/ (kraɪˈmɪən) /

  1. of or relating to the Crimea or its inhabitants

  1. a native or inhabitant of the Crimea

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How to use Crimean in a sentence

  • I suppose there never has been a war in which one has required such staying power, excepting perhaps the Crimean expedition.

  • During the Crimean war, the only inconvenience the English residents suffered was the loss of trade.

    The Story of Moscow | Wirt Gerrare
  • He vigorously condemned the Crimean War, and took his stand with the few, who tried to save England from that colossal blunder.

    The Life of Mazzini | Bolton King
  • The Society suspended work, when the Crimean War broke out, and was re-constituted again at the end of 1856.

    The Life of Mazzini | Bolton King
  • In the year 1855 the Crimean war led to much activity at this plant.

    A Journey Through France in War Time | Joseph G. Butler, Jr.