from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to the islands called Hebrides, west of Scotland.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to the Hebrides, a group of islands off the west coast of Scotland, to which they belong.
- n. A native or an inhabitant of the Hebrides.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of or relating to the Hebrides
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I shall have to work my way up to Chuck Berry as interpreted by hebridean sock puppets.
A friend recently went to one of the outer hebridean islands and was none-too-impressed to report that is was dry!
There are many remote locations (not all areas of outstanding natural beauty) where prisons could be built, there’s vast swathes of the Highlands of Scotland empty, remote unpopulated hebridean islands etc etc.
The councillors who gave the planning permission have sold themselves like whores, completely obliterated the centuries old vernacular style of architecture, the austere and charming hebridean croft house.
Save between £300 and £700 on full published fares on www. hebridean.co.uk) voyage departing from Oban in Scotland.
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