Paraguayan

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj Paraguayan of or relating to or characteristic of Paraguay or its people
    • n Paraguayan a native or inhabitant of Paraguay
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Paraguayan Of or pertaining to Paraguay.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • Paraguayan Of or pertaining to Paraguay or its inhabitants.
    • n Paraguayan A native or citizen of Paraguay, a republic of South America, lying to the west of Brazil, and north and east of the Argentine Republic.
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Usage

In literature:

Inch by inch he contested their entry upon Paraguayan soil.
"The Hispanic Nations of the New World" by William R. Shepherd
Amongst the Lengua Indians of the Paraguayan Chaco the marriage feast is now apparently extinct.
"Balder The Beautiful, Vol. I." by Sir James George Frazer
It is a curious fact, however, that the Paraguayans do not admit the principle of exchange.
"Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature and Science, Vol. 15, No. 90, June, 1875" by Various
Francisco Solano had seen more of the outer world than was usual in the case of the Paraguayan of that period.
"South America" by W. H. Koebel
To flee into the Paraguayan forests could not avail him, or only for a short respite.
"Gaspar the Gaucho" by Mayne Reid
Our recent accumulated Paraguayan difficulties is a case in point.
"Ocean Steam Navigation and the Ocean Post" by Thomas Rainey
These countries combined their forces and all but annihilated the Paraguayan army.
"Birdseye Views of Far Lands" by James T. Nichols
As the steamer rounds the bend the Paraguayan capital comes in sight.
"Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature and Science Volume 15, No. 89, May, 1875" by Various
To the left, there were rows of unshaded stalls where the infinitely delicate handmade Paraguayan lace was exposed for sale.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science July 1930" by Various
In 1860 he was sent by the Paraguayan government on a special mission to London and Paris.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 1" by Various
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In news:

ASUNCION, Paraguay — The alliance that voted Fernando Lugo out of the Paraguayan presidency was an unlikely marriage of the country's two main political parties, rivals who had long checked each other's powers in Congress.
0 Paraguayan police confiscate a batch of cocaine headed for Italy.
Paraguayan agents seize more than a cocaine along Brazil border, arrest alleged drug lord.
A group of Paraguayan bankers visited New Ulm Tuesday, to confer with colleagues from Southpoint Federal Credit Union.
Paraguayan President Fernando Lugo.
Carol Popeâ€Founder and President, Paraguay Hecho a Mano, a non-profit group that works to help Paraguayan artisans by developing fair-market trade for native crafts.
Paraguayan 's Control Is Questioned.
Paraguayan agents seize more than a cocaine along Brazil border, arrest alleged drug lord .
Paraguayan footballer dies at the age of 32 in an Indonesian hospital.
LONDON – Paraguayan javelin throwe r Leryn Franco has admitted she has far more chance of retaining her title as "hottest female Olympian" than she does of leaving London with a medal.
"Dead" Paraguayan Baby Comes Back to Life.
Paraguayan striker Oscar Cardozo celebrates as he aids Benfica's comprehensive defeat of struggling city rivals Sporting.
In this Road Block, Kerri performs a traditional Paraguayan bottle dance in order to receive the next clue.
They play classical music , Paraguayan folk tunes, even pieces by the Beatles.
Paraguayan officials say they have arrested a Bolivian drug lord and seized more than a ton of cocaine in a northern city along the border with Brazil.
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