How to use islander in a sentence
Both the islands and the islanders are enigmatically incomparable.
The only way to solve this puzzle is to adopt the perspective of the islanders.Doing Puzzles Can Help Solve Your Other Problems, Too | AJ Jacobs | May 5, 2022 | Time
Greenland’s extensive high-speed fiber-optic network has brought with it better access to streaming services, allowing younger islanders to binge-watch American TV series and movies, Broberg says.The U.S. Has Had a Military Presence in Greenland Since 1941. A Young New Leader Wants Much More | Vivienne Walt | May 19, 2021 | Time
To the islanders, all of the men are outsiders, strangers from other lands.Limbo Is a Wry and Tender Comedy About Refugees Searching for the Meaning of 'Home' | Stephanie Zacharek | April 30, 2021 | Time
The military planes running on fossil fuels only pollute the air local islanders breathe.The real love interest in Netflix’s Operation Christmas Drop is the US military | Rachel Ramirez | November 23, 2020 | Vox
In his memoir, Belfort describes Danny Porush (the real Azoff) as a Jewish Long islander with WASP pretensions.Finally! ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’ Is Hollywood’s First 1990s Period Piece | Andrew Romano | December 23, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
With her win, Hirono also became the first Asian/Pacific islander American woman to be elected to the Senate.
The field of Asian-American/Pacific islander candidates has exploded in this political cycle.Asian-Americans Seize Political Spotlight in 2012 Presidential Campaign | Joie Chen | May 25, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
He was a bald islander who wore a hat and lots of gold jewelry.
A Sandwich islander appreciates this when he salutes a British crew in terms compounded of oaths and ribaldry.A Cursory History of Swearing | Julian Sharman
They may do very well for St. Paul; in the case of an Andaman islander they mean less than nothing.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25) | Robert Louis Stevenson
She showed no colors, but the old islander, once a whaler, declared that she was a British man-o'-war.
And third, never to intrust the care of youth to a cannibal heathen South Sea islander.The White Man's Foot | Grant Allen
None, said the islander, was more deservedly respected, and by his death the world has lost one who was an honest and upright man.History of Prince Edward Island | Duncan Campbell
British Dictionary definitions for islander
a native or inhabitant of an island
(capital) NZ a native or inhabitant of the Pacific Islands
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