noun, plural doua·niers [dwa-nyey]. /dwaˈnyeɪ/. French.
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Example sentences from the Web for douanier
It is a cluster of untidy stone houses, with nothing to delay the passer-by except a douanier's bureau and a tobacco store.Italian Alps|Douglas William Freshfield
Don Sinibaldo, however, attributes this removal to the exactions of the Portuguese douanier.A Vindication of England's Policy with Regard to the Opium Trade|Charles Reginald Haines
This gift they have in common with the Primitives; and this the douanier possessed in an extraordinary degree.Since Czanne|Clive Bell
Nothing doing, and the douanier returns to his fishing off the jettys end.Rambles on the Riviera|Francis Miltoun
"Nothing, no gendarme's helmet, no douanier's cap," whispered M. Ulrich.The Children of Alsace|Ren Bazin