Californian


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Words related to Californian

a native or resident of California

Related Words

References in classic literature ?
The grown-ups didn't mind it; but neither did they mind taking pills and castor oil.
And truly Castor and strong Polydeuces would have made him (43) their brother perforce, but Agamemnon, being son-in-law to Tyndareus, wooed her for his brother Menelaus.
He never sent gifts for the sake of the neat-ankled maid, for he knew in his heart that golden-haired Menelaus would win, since he was greatest of the Achaeans in possessions and was ever sending messages (44) to horse-taming Castor and prize-winning Polydeuces.
to horse-taming Castor and prize-winning Polydeuces, desiring to be the husband of rich-haired Helen, though he had never seen her beauty, but because he heard the report of others.
Holmes declares that he overheard me caution him against the great danger of taking more than two drops of castor oil, while I recommended strychnine in large doses as a sedative.
When they cried, I gave them peppermint or castor oil quite coolly.
The skirt of his soldier's coat floating behind him nearly swept the ground so that he seemed to be running on castors.
And then three or four other hats, including the glossy castor of Joe Willis, the self-elected and would-be champion of the neighbourhood, a well-to-do young butcher of twenty-eight or thereabouts, and a great strapping fellow, with his full allowance of bluster.
I made acquaintance, on this journey, with a mild and modest young quaker, who opened the discourse by informing me, in a grave whisper, that his grandfather was the inventor of cold-drawn castor oil.
Pop that shawl away in my castor, Dodger, so that I may know where to find it when I cut; that's the time of day
There was an innocent piece of dinner-furniture that went upon easy castors and was kept over a livery stable-yard in Duke Street, Saint James's, when not in use, to whom the Veneerings were a source of blind confusion.
I wish it could be managed so as my teapot and chany and the best castors needn't be put up for sale," said poor Mrs.
And there's the castors, sister Deane, I can't think but you'd like to have the castors, for I've heard you say they're pretty.
Tulliver had in her hands a small tray, on which she had placed her silver teapot, a specimen teacup and saucer, the castors, and sugar-tongs.
Wherever a wildfire rages out of control, "It's a point of pride that when things go bad, they get the call," said Mike Jenner, vice president and executive editor of The Bakersfield Californian.
Full browser ?