Definition of Dubliner in English:



  • A native or inhabitant of the Irish capital Dublin.

    ‘a suave Dubliner has taken centre stage’
    • ‘I'm a very proud Dubliner right now and I'm very positive that we will have equal rights for everyone here in Ireland soon.’
    • ‘Three-times major champion Harrington has been vociferous in his support of McGinley, a fellow Dubliner and a man he went to school with.’
    • ‘Lane kicked a 78th minute penalty to keep the north Dubliners' interest alive.’
    • ‘Doyle is best known for "The Commitments" and other vibrant comic novels centered on working-class Dubliners.’
    • ‘The musical hints at the hardships of the immigrant experience and the passion and pride that Dubliners feel for their city.’