countryman countryman  /ˈkən tri mən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a man from your own country
  2. (n) a man who lives in the country and has country ways

Usage(s):

  1. At 15, she won a bronze medal in the mixed doubles at the Asian Games in South Korea with countryman Leander Paes.
  2. To many Americans, Trippe's given name sounds vaguely like some foreigner's; to many Latin Americans, the Juan sounds vaguely like some countryman's.
  3. And the Italians never coalesced around another countryman.

News

  1. Big bass highlight free fishing

    Photo by Nathan Countryman John Capesius holds up the 16 inch bass that Veronica Capesius was able to catch on her line, just seconds before the horns blasted to signal the conclusion of the fishing derby.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Algona Upper Des Moines

  2. $80K raised for Relay Celebration

    Photo by Nathan Countryman Prior to the Survivor Lap at the 2013 Kossuth County Relay for Life, survivors gathered for a group birthday photo. Digital copies of this photo are available at no charge by emailing news@algona.com .
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Algona Upper Des Moines

  3. Storms cut Mindy’s Miles short

    Photo by Nathan Countryman Penny Whipple, recipient of Mindy Bruellman’s heart (following Mindy’s death in a car crash in 2008), reviews a scrapbook the Bruellman family has kept on all of the Mindy’s Miles Bicycle Rides while at the Ottosen stop of Mindy’s Miles on Saturday.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Algona Upper Des Moines

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