highlander highlander  /ˈhaɪ ˌlæn dər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a soldier in a Scottish regiment from the Highlands
  2. (n) a native of the Highlands of Scotland

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Counters Olivia: "The wild highlander in me has come to life again .

News

  1. The Extreme Intimidator

    Rock On Adventures presents the Highlander "Intimidator" Edition. We will offer 8+ miles of running through woods, water and pastures while navigating obstacles made out of wood, plastic, ropes, swings, telephone poles..... and so much more! You will encounter many obstacles you have not seen before. Obstacles that may include barbed wire in a different way than you are used to, swimming, ropes ...
    on July 1, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

  2. Suburban Trends Sports: West Milford Male Athlete of the Year

    In what was to be his last year as a Highlander Pat VanDuyne made his senior year in West Milford one to remember.
    on July 1, 2013     Source: The Record

  3. Samples and Snackies at River City Draft House

    You can taste it all without blacking out. I know you Highlander. You step out of your sweet little homestead on a sunny summer afternoon and wander down to Bardstown Road for a crisp mid afternoon brew.Previous | Image 1 of 2 | NextTaps galore
    on June 30, 2013     Source: Louisville.com

Quotes

  1. "It'll be good to get down there (to Invercargill) and catch up with the family," Muliaina said yesterday. "I've never played top rugby there (at Rugby Park) as a Southlander or a Highlander, but I know how hard it can be going down there...
    on Mar 12, 2009 By: Mils Muliaina Source: Stuff.co.nz

  2. The summer before she refused to give up her bus seat to a white passenger, Parks "attended a ten-day training session at Tennessee's labor and civil rights organizing school, the Highlander Center, where she'd met an older generation of civil...
    on Jul 21, 2004 By: Paul Rogat Loeb Source: Press Action

  3. Explaining the pilot training he underwent in the IAF, Arad said: "First we flew Highlander [airplanes]:but not only airplanes. Also engines and all of the hydraulic systems."
    on Sep 6, 2006 By: Ron Arad Source: Jerusalem Post

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