from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Somebody from Holland.
- n. A very hard, semi-glazed, green or dark brown brick, which will not absorb water.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- proper n. A native or one of the people of Holland; a Dutchman.
- proper n. A very hard, semi-glazed, green or dark brown brick, which will not absorb water; -- called also, Dutch clinker.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A native of Holland or of the Netherlands.
- n. In paper manufacturing, a beating-engine or beater; a Holland beater. See beating-engine.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a native or inhabitant of Holland
Curator Stacy Hollander is selecting star quilts for a separate exhibit called "Super Stars" to open in the museum's satellite display space opposite Lincoln Center.
Hollander is stupidity personified for replacing Howard with DLR.
Bellatin’s work, first published in Spanish in 1999 and making its first American appearance in a translation by Kurt Hollander, is about as allegorical as they come.
If you read that paragraph fast and inattentively, and if you haven’t ever read Jay Wright, it sounds like Hollander is saying that Mexicans and West Africans have no literature today.
Jolter no sooner perceived the Hollander was a Jew, than he entered into an investigation of the Hebrew tongue, in which he was a connoisseur; and the doctor at the same time attacked the mendicant on the ridiculous maxims of his order, together with the impositions of priestcraft in general, which, he observed, prevailed so much among those who profess the Roman Catholic religion.
The Hollander is a very conservative individual, and therefore some curious customs still prevail among the peasant and working classes in the
For workshops that coincide with the exhibit, postage-stamp-size pieces of clothing are put into a machine called a Hollander beater that pulverizes the fiber into pulp and converts it into heavy paper.
The statute of limitations on a case such as Hollander's is two years, meaning she would have had to file back in 1990, instead of in 2005 when she actually filed her complaint.
But I found time, before I left the "Hollander," to charter a crazy caicque, to carry me to Scutari, intending to present Dr. F---- 's letter to Miss Nightingale.
The caicques, also, of which I had ample experience -- for I spent six days here, wandering about Pera and Stamboul in the daytime, and returning to the "Hollander" at nightfall -- might be made more safe and commodious for stout ladies, even if the process interfered a little with their ornament.