/ (ˌlɪvəˈpʌdlɪən) /
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a native or inhabitant of Liverpool
of or relating to Liverpool
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Word Origin for Liverpudlian
C19: from Liverpool, with humorous alteration of pool to puddle
Words nearby Liverpudlian
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Example sentences from the Web for Liverpudlian
He still has his laddish Liverpudlian wit, throwing back his head in a deep throaty laugh as a crowd of reporters joins in.Ringo Starr Is Selling His Pictures and Donating the Proceeds to Charities|Blake Gopnik|June 26, 2012|DAILY BEAST