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

  • n. One who lives in a highland.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person who inhabits the Scottish Highlands.
  • n. Any person who lives in mountainous or hilly terrain.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a soldier in a Scottish Highland regiment.
  • n. An inhabitant of highlands, especially of the Highlands of Scotland.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An inhabitant of highlands; specifically (with a capital), an inhabitant or a member of the Gaelic race of the Highlands of Scotland.
  • n. A playing-card having slight blemishes on both surfaces.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a native of the Highlands of Scotland
  • n. a soldier in a Scottish regiment from the Highlands


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