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furriner

[fur-uh-ner, fuhr-] /ˈfɜr ə nər, ˈfʌr-/
noun, Dialect
1.
a foreigner.
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  • I think he must be a furriner,” says the King, “because his dhress is outlandish.

  • "He's a furriner," he said, addressing the wall before him with impassive jaw.

    Mr. Achilles Jennette Lee
  • The second mate and me, we got to know each other up to the inn—he's a furriner, he is—a Don, more'n likely.

    His Lordship's Leopard David Dwight Wells
  • She was too much like a "furriner" to please him, and too quiet.

    The Code of the Mountains Charles Neville Buck
  • Don't know, your honour, never saw him before; he looks like a furriner, too.

    The Attache Thomas Chandler Haliburton
  • Because that furriner from the blue grass has come atween us!

    In Old Kentucky Edward Marshall and Charles T. Dazey
  • Well, I don't blame yer; of course, 'e is a furriner; but I'm not one to say as furriners ain't no class.

    A Girl Among the Anarchists Isabel Meredith
  • The furriner that went by just now, was it he that frightened ye, Ma'am?

    News from the Duchy Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  • I think he must be a furriner,” says the King, “bekase his dhress is outlandish.

  • As the principal was showing him over the place, a girl passed through the library, and the "furriner" was presented.

    The Code of the Mountains Charles Neville Buck

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