Washingtonian
I. adjective see Washington II II. adjective or noun see Washington III

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  • Washingtonian — is used to refer to people from the state of Washington or Washington, D.C., in the United States.Washingtonian may also refer to:* Washingtonian (magazine), a cultural magazine in Washington, D.C. *Washingtonian movement, a temperance movement… …   Wikipedia

  • Washingtonian — Wash ing*to ni*an, a. 1. Pertaining to, or characteristic of, George Washington; as, a Washingtonian policy. Lowell. [1913 Webster] 2. Designating, or pertaining to, a temperance society and movement started in Baltimore in 1840 on the principle… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Washingtonian — [wôsh΄iŋtō′nē ən] adj. 1. of or characteristic of George Washington 2. of the state of Washington 3. of the city of Washington n. 1. a person born or living in the state of Washington 2. a person born or living in the city of Washington …   English World dictionary

  • Washingtonian — 1. adjective a) Of, or pertaining to, the state of Washington or its culture. By appearing in uniform, Jackson was able to convey his strong character through these images. Jackson had seized on one element of the Washingtonian myth and clung to… …   Wiktionary

  • Washingtonian — I noun 1. a native or resident of the city of Washington • Hypernyms: ↑American 2. a native or resident of the state of Washington • Hypernyms: ↑American II adjective 1. of or relating to or in the manner of George Washington …   Useful english dictionary

  • Washingtonian — /wosh ing toh nee euhn, waw shing /, adj. 1. living in or coming from Washington, D.C., or the state of Washington. n. 2. a native or inhabitant of Washington, D.C., or the state of Washington. [1780 90, Amer.; WASHINGTON + IAN] * * * …   Universalium

  • washingtonian — n. resident of the northwestern state of Washington (USA); resident of Washington D.C. adj. of or related to the United States capital Washington D.C.; of or related to the northwestern state of Washington (USA) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Washingtonian — noun a native or inhabitant of the US state or city of Washington. adjective relating to Washington …   English new terms dictionary

  • washingtonian — wash·ing·to·ni·an …   English syllables

  • Washingtonian — Wash•ing•to•ni•an [[t]ˌwɒʃ ɪŋˈtoʊ ni ən, ˌwɔ ʃɪŋ [/t]] n. 1) peo a native or resident of Washington, D.C., or the state of Washington 2) geg peo of or pertaining to Washington, D.C., or the state of Washington • Etymology: 1780–90, amer …   From formal English to slang

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