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Dubliner

/ (ˈdʌblɪnə) /
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noun
a native or inhabitant of Dublin
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How to use Dubliner in a sentence

  • The redcoat ducked but the Dubliner lifted him with a left hook, the body punch being a fine one.

    Ulysses|James Joyce
  • The coal under the Phœnix Park is a matter of pious belief with every back-slum Dubliner.

    Ireland as It Is|Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
  • But for his costume and his trimmed beard and his language he might have been a Dubliner or a Cockney.

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