English version

Highlander

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Nationality & race
HighlanderHigh‧land‧er /ˈhaɪləndə $ -ər/ noun [countable]  SANsomeone from the Scottish Highlands
Examples from the Corpus
HighlanderEventually, we both arrived at Inverness as Privates in the Cameron Highlanders.He was a side drummer and very keen to join the Cameron Highlanders Pipe Band.He proved unfortunate again, being stopped and, after a brisk battle, captured, by pro-government Highlanders.They also typify the role of Highlander in such situations.At present, Highlander has a working staff of 15.Without tax-exemption status, Highlander would be required to pay taxes on all donations which it received.When a detachment of Argyll and Sunderland Highlanders tried to restore order, twenty-four of them were killed and seventy wounded.The other three -- Highlander, Baldies and FlipOut! -- are new titles.
Pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
Click on the pictures to check.
Word of the day atypical not typical or usual