Definitions

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  • n. A person from Antigua in Antigua and Barbuda, or of Antiguan descent.
  • adj. Of, from, or pertaining to Antigua, or the Antiguan people.

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Examples

  • "When I got the riddim, I liked that it had this kind of Antiguan flavour, like what Burning Flames would sing.

    TrinidadExpress Today's News

  • His life savings are deposited with the bank and without them his building contracting company in the Antiguan countryside may | be in big trouble.

    Panic on the streets of St John

  • Not the cricket but the NEWS that Allen Stanford the Texan billionaire who plays such a part in the Antiguan economy has been charged over a $8bn (£5. 6bn) investment fraud, US financial regulators say.

    Trouble for Antigua

  • He is, lawyers say, "willing to answer questions from the Antiguan police that are properly put".

    Hugh Muir's diary

  • Out of hearing, he is oft referred to as Sir Sir Ron because of the double accolade – one picked up in London, where he served as Antiguan ambassador to the court of St James, the other in Antigua itself.

    Hugh Muir's diary

  • At issue is a Swiss bank account held by one of Mr. Stanford's companies at SG Private Banking Suisse SA, a Société Générale subsidiary, that was allegedly funded with investors' money and used to make payments into Mr. Stanford's personal accounts and for bribes to his Antiguan auditor.

    Bank Probe in Stanford Case

  • Mr. Davis regularly corresponded with Mr. Friedli, making written requests for wire transfers of millions of dollars to Mr. Stanford's personal accounts, and payments of up to $125,000 to the Antiguan auditor's accounts in London and the British Virgin Islands, court filings show.

    Bank Probe in Stanford Case

  • It is also a tribute to Mitzi Allen's producer's genius, who ensured that every dollar earned by product placement, from rolls of Cottonelle in the bathroom to a whirlwind shopping spree and fashion show in Antiguan clothing shops, was stretched to gossamer thinness.

    Elizabeth Abbott: The Skin Will Make You Jump Out of Yours!

  • Antiguan dancer and choreographer Veron Stoute Humphreys, who made a sensational acting debut as the soucayant, deserves special mention.

    Elizabeth Abbott: The Skin Will Make You Jump Out of Yours!

  • The resort got its name from "Jumbie", an Antiguan colloquial for "playful spirit".

    Karen Schaler: Sneak Peek at Jumby Bay, Private Island Paradise (PHOTOS)

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