islander islander  /ˈaɪ lən dər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an inhabitant of an island

Usage(s):

  1. It has the strange quality of a note in a bottle written by a shipwrecked islander.
  2. The place reacts with a kind of star-struck energy whenever an islander makes it big.
  3. The President also ordered a Health and Human Services analysis of the islanders health complaints.

News

  1. Islander to shift day

    BAR HARBOR — The Islander is shifting its time of publication to Thursday mornings beginning with the June 20 issue.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Fenceviewer

  2. Former City Islander Ty Shipalane leads Carolina past Chivas USA

    You could make the argument that Ty Shipalane is the most entertaning player who ever put on a City Islander jersey. His footwork, his speed, his accuracy, this guy is fun to watch and he is an effective goal scorer and playmaker. View...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Patriot-News

  3. CAMEO CEO, Claudia Viek, Awarded Women in Business Champion of the Year for Her Support of Women-owned Small Businesses

    Claudia Viek, CEO of CAMEO, won the Women in Business Champion of the Year Award from the Los Angeles Small Business Administration and the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce for National Small Business Week (June 17-21). Ms. Viek was nominated by the Asian Pacific Islander Small Business Program, a CAMEO member. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6 ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. Snow added: "Hockey must be secondary to the priority of taking care of himself. He is an Islander, deserves our compassion, and we ask that all Islanders fans join us in supporting Chris every step of the way."
    on Dec 19, 2007 By: Garth Snow Source: New York Times

  2. "I love being an Islander and wanted to stay," Comrie said in a statement. "The management and the coaches have shown great belief in us as players and I am honoured to be a part of this organization."
    on Feb 26, 2006 By: Mike Comrie Source: 940 News

  3. "After completing a thorough review of the on-ice incident," Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice said in a statement, "my office has declined to criminally charge New York Islander Chris Simon."
    on Mar 19, 2007 By: Kathleen Rice Source: SI.com

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