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  • n. Plural form of off-worlder.


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  • In the BBC's new big-budget sci-fi offering, Hermione Norris and Eric Mabius Daniel from Ugly Betty colonise the planet Carpathia with a bunch of other off-worlders who naturally bring plenty of excess emotional baggage with them.

    2011 TV preview: gangsters, gap years, off-world colonials

  • My Elysian and Charbydon genes filtered the effects slowly out of my system, the drug having only a temporary high-like effect on off-worlders.

    The Darkest Edge of Dawn

  • The story, once again, drove home the notion of truths lost in legends, and the fact that the off-worlders had involved themselves in our civilization for untold millennia.

    The Darkest Edge of Dawn

  • No doubt the healing process was already beginning—something all off-worlders, beings and animals alike, were blessed with.

    The Darkest Edge of Dawn

  • I suppose if you believed your God is the only God, the creator of the entire universe and everything in it, then that would also have to include the off-worlders.

    The Darkest Edge of Dawn

  • In the traces of ancient off-world genes passed down from generation to generation since the time of biblical cohabitation when some of the off-worlders chose human mates and produced offspring.

    The Darkest Edge of Dawn

  • Atlanta: it's the promised city for the off-worlders, foreigners from the alternate dimensions of heaven-like Elysia and hell-like Charbydon.

    Review: The Better Part of Darkness by Kelly Gay

  • And, naturally, we all want to prevent any further illnesses caused by off-worlders being exposed to the water from this river.

    Star Trek: TNG: Losing the Peace

  • ShiKahr was the largest city on the planet Vulcan, home to over five million living beings, including tens of thousands of off-worlders.

    Star Trek: TNG: Losing the Peace

  • We should be supporting Greenwald†™ s farmers, not some off-worlders. ” “Leo, I don†™ t want to be involved with one of your political movements.

    365 tomorrows » 2006 » September : A New Free Flash Fiction SciFi Story Every Day


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