from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An Englishman who travels to the imaginary lands of Lilliput, Brobdingnag, and Laputa and the country of the Houyhnhnms in Jonathan Swift's satire Gulliver's Travels (1726).

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  • n. a fictional Englishman who travels to the imaginary land of Lilliput in a satirical novel by Jonathan Swift


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