Nicaraguan

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj Nicaraguan of or relating to Nicaragua or is people "Nicaraguan earthquakes"
    • n Nicaraguan a native or inhabitant of Nicaragua
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • Nicaraguan Of or pertaining to Nicaragua, a republic in Central America, south of Honduras and north of Costa Rica: as, the Nicaraguan lizard.
    • n Nicaraguan A native or an inhabitant of Nicaragua.
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Usage

In literature:

The Coastwise Steam Navigation Company, and the Hawaiian, Nicaraguan, and Pacific-Mexican Steamship Company were tied up completely.
"Burning Daylight" by Jack London
In the early autumn another Nicaraguan expedition was nipped in the bud by the vigilance of American naval forces.
"Abraham Lincoln and the Union" by Nathaniel W. Stephenson
The treaty with France has been ratified, it is understood, by both the French and Nicaraguan Governments, and is now in operation.
"A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents" by James D. Richardson
THURSTON, R.H.: On Flint's investigations of Nicaraguan woods.
"The Mechanical Properties of Wood" by Samuel J. Record
A translation of the decree of the Nicaraguan Government approving the treaty as amended, with an additional amendment, is herewith inclosed.
"A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents: Lincoln" by Compiled by James D. Richardson
A Nicaraguan envoy has been accredited to the United States.
"Messages and Papers of William McKinley V.2." by William McKinley
Soon after the vessel was boarded by General Reyes, of the Nicaraguan government, and six of his followers.
"The Great Round World and What Is Going On In It, Vol. 1, No. 29, May 27, 1897" by Various
This is the Nicaraguan and Costa Rican trouble.
"The Great Round World and What Is Going On In It, Vol. 1, No. 50, October 21, 1897" by Various
Let me order some Burgundy, and complete, as it were, a sort of Nicaraguan heraldry in your inside.
"The Napoleon of Notting Hill" by Gilbert K. Chesterton
First, she offered scholarships, with all expenses paid, for Nicaraguan students to study fascism in Italy.
"Secret Armies" by John L. Spivak
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In news:

An American who was released Friday after being held by Nicaraguan guerrillas for two weeks said today that he had not been mistreated.
A Nicaraguan judge has handed down a 30-year sentence for money-laundering to the man who was allegedly targeted when gunmen killed Argentine folk singer Facundo Cabral.
Proceeds support community development projects, scholarships and many other programs that educate and empower young Nicaraguans , she said.
Lawyer says US citizen Jason Puracal win appeal, being freed after 2 years in Nicaraguan jail.
The Cardinals have signed 16-year-old righthander Ronald Medrano, one of the top Nicaraguan prospects for July 2.
Nicaragua's Olympic hero returns to the Summer Games – as a Nicaraguan .
Nearly 30 years later she'll lead Nicaraguan athletes at the opening ceremony.
Miami boasts a solid percentage of Nicaraguans .
Donahue Academy students find out Nicaraguan kids not so different after all.
The Nicaraguan boy flown into New Orleans this week for life-saving heart surgery tolerated the procedure well, according to his caretakers.
Iran's Rumored Nicaraguan 'Mega-Embassy' Set Off Alarms in U.S.
Trip to Nicaraguan grower strengthens an already strong tie.
The senior contra leader, Adolfo Calero, called the agreement "a first step to achieve the peace we Nicaraguans need so much.".
The handling of the vote count struck some Nicaraguans (such as the staff of La Prensa ) and foreign correspondents (such as Patrick Oster of the Knight-Ridder newspapers) as peculiar.
REAGAN TERMS NICARAGUAN REBELS 'MORAL EQUAL OF FOUNDING FATHERS'.
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