Examples of countryman in a Sentence
met a fellow Canadian countryman while traveling in France
though neither well-educated nor well-dressed, the countryman presented the farmers' case before the state legislature
Recent Examples of countryman from the Web
Iranian fans later flooded Ronaldo’s social media channels apologizing for the behavior of their countrymen in Russia.
But Reagan clung fast to it, against the ridicule of his countrymen and the strenuous objections of Mr. Gorbachev.
On social media, German viewers voiced outrage and apologized to the group on behalf of their countrymen and women.
After Hanley Ramirez's hard line drive to right field was caught to end a 1-2-3 first inning, Colon walked up to his countryman and former teammate — at this point, who isn't a former Colon teammate? — and Ramirez gave him a bear hug.
On a conference call with reporters Thursday, Kruger said that Coyotes defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson — his countryman and Blackhawks teammate from 2010-17 — called him as soon as the news of the trade broke.
Ohtani struck out twice and walked against his fellow countryman, the two facing each other for the first time as big-leaguers.
Italian-Americans especially were enraged, and refused to let go of the centuries-old ingrained narrative that their countryman Columbus did something unprecedented.
Sixty-three million of Donald Trump’s countrymen voted for him.
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COUNTRYMAN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of countryman for English Language Learners
: a person who lives in or comes from the same country as you
: a person who lives in the countryside
COUNTRYMAN Defined for Kids
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