everyman everyman  /ˈɛv ri mən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the ordinary person

Usage(s):

  • Actually, they both share an everyman's land.

News

  1. WWE Payback 2013 Results: Del Rio No Longer Irrelevant After Brilliant Heel Turn

    Alberto Del Rio just wasn't working as a babyface .  It was tough sledding to portray a hard-working everyman just living the American Dream after showing up to arenas in luxury vehicles for over a year.  With little storytelling to an abrupt babyface turn back at December's TLC pay-per-view, the crowd predictably failed to really latch on.  "Let's Go Ziggler" chants dominated his world ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  2. Phil Mickelson’s bridesmaid heartbreak continues as Justin Rose wins U.S. Open

    Golf is not fair. Golf is simply not fair. Phil Mickelson, sentimental favorite and leader/co-leader every night of the U.S. Open, the guy who's somehow golf's everyman despite being a private-jet-flying multimillionaire, has once again fallen just short at the … Continue reading ?
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Devil Ball Golf via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Everyman Theatre Hosts Sensory Experience For Audiences

    A unique sensory experience is underway at Baltimore's Everyman Theatre. They've opened their doors to those who can't see and have created a new way to go to a play.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: CBS Baltimore

Quotes

  1. "I apologize to anyone who was offended by my remarks," Miller said in a statement through NBC. "My intention was to convey my affection and admiration for Rocco's everyman qualities and had absolutely nothing to do with his ethnicity.
    on Jun 22, 2008 By: Johnny Miller Source: Toronto Sun

  2. "We are all going to miss 'Sarge' who was a patriot first and a professional golfer second," said PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem. "He embodied a bit of golf's everyman whom we all could identify with, having risen from his Oklahoma roots...
    on Aug 8, 2008 By: Tim Finchem Source: ABC15.com (KNXV-TV)

  3. "We've seen him as the gladiator, but he has embodied the Everyman in so many pictures," Haggis said, describing the movie as an exploration of faith and belief. "The deeper theme here is, would you save the woman you loved if you knew that...
    on Jul 29, 2009 By: Paul Haggis Source: AFP

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