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- proper n. The largest city in New York State, a metropolis extending into neighboring New Jersey state
- proper n. A state of the United States of America and former colony
- adj. Of a style, particularly of food, originating in New York.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. one of the British colonies that formed the United States
- n. the largest city in New York State and in the United States; located in southeastern New York at the mouth of the Hudson river; a major financial and cultural center
- n. a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
Something that has bothered me for a long time - and others have a similar angst - is what I call New York's mental malling.
NIC ROBERTSON, CNN SENIOR INTERNATIONAL CORRESPONDENT: Well, Wolf, we're learning that Vinas, when he went to Pakistan, teamed up with Al Qaeda, with the help of what he describes as a New York friend.
The Executive Since moving to Manhattan, Australian Martin Chalk has been trying to adjust to what he calls New York's "workaholic lifestyle" and "gym mentality."
She moved into what she calls a New York “studio” and Tony calls a “ratty hole.”
KITTY PILGRIM, CNN CORRESPONDENT: U.S. officials insisted they were not one-one-one negotiations but working-level discussions, a quiet way to use what they call the New York channel.
Now, in consequence of the discovery of the Hudson in 1608, the Dutch had occupied the country as far east as the Connecticut, and to their title New York succeeded.
SNACKBOX Jonathan Morr of Republic will serve what he calls "New York street food," especially hot dogs, in a 20-foot shipping container in Times Square.
Yes, well, everybody knows that "New York" is just a code word for "Jews."
They use "New York" as a code word for the supposed horrors of a multicultural society.
New York's fire department, which lost 343 members, is known as "New York's Bravest," and the police department is known as "New York's Finest."