briton briton  /b ˈrɪ tən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a native or inhabitant of Great Britain
  2. (n) an inhabitant of southern Britain prior to the Anglo-Saxon invasions
  3. (adj) characteristic of or associated with the Britons

Synonym(s)

News

  1. Grid position three for Audi at the Lausitzring

    Ingolstadt/Klettwitz - Audi newcomer Jamie Green gave himself a gift a day after his 31st birthday. The Briton from Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline in qualifying for the DTM race at the Lausitzring (Sunday starting at 13:15, local time, live on Das Erste) took third place as the best Audi driver. ... Keep reading
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Motorsport.com

  2. Tennis-Murray proves his fitness with back-to-back wins

    (Updates after late matches) * Murray knocks out Mahut at Queen's * Briton returns after four-week absence LONDON, June 13 (Reuters) - Andy Murray emerged unscathed as he completed back-to-back wins at a blustery Aegon Championships on Thursday in his first matches following a four-week break caused by a back injury. Gusting winds and two awkward opponents could not blow Murray off course as he ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Froome eyes Tour success for years to come

    LONDON (Reuters) - Briton Chris Froome made clear on Wednesday that he has no intention of ever again playing second fiddle to compatriot and Sky team mate Bradley Wiggins on the Tour de France. The 28-year-old, winner of the Criterium du Dauphine on Sunday, told the Times newspaper that he wanted to be in a position to win the Tour for years to come. "I've got my goals and personally where I ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports

Quotes

  1. "If you look at (Brazilian Nelson) Piquet and (Briton Nigel) Mansell (at Williams in 1986/87), when you are at the front and both trying to win there is going to be a healthy competitive rivalry there. It's not easy to have a beautiful, fuzzy, warm...
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Mark Webber Source: Sify

  2. The Prince of Wales, Samaritans' patron, said: "Chad Varah was an utterly remarkable man who founded an organisation which has saved the lives of countless people since 1953. He was an outstanding humanitarian and a great Briton."
    on Nov 8, 2007 By: Prince Charles Source: Independent

  3. Mark Inglis told the news sources: "He was in a very poor condition, near death. And it was like, what do we do? That's, he had no oxygen, he had no proper gloves, things like that. On that morning over 40 people went past this young Briton. I was...
    on Dec 31, 2006 By: Mark Inglis Source: Mounteverest

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