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- n. a person who resides temporarily in a place
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who sojourns.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who sojourns; a temporary resident; a stranger or traveler who dwells in a place for a time.
- n. A guest; a visitor.
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- n. a temporary resident
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Stopping only long enough to buy a newspaper, this sojourner is no more of a tourist than most of us.
The appointing of men of his own to guard the sojourner is a tacit admission to the effect that serious, danger really threatened.
Madonna's commitment to Malawian orphans meant she could "not be described as a sojourner", he added.
The "sojourner," as we translate for want of a better term
The ger, "sojourner," is one whose stay in certain territory is only temporary.
Madonna was no "sojourner" in Malawi, where she had demonstrated her commitment to the welfare of the country's more than one million orphans through her Raising Malawi charity, they pointed out.
"sojourner" and accused him of presuming to judge their behavior.
He could only be called a 'sojourner' there, for truth could not abide in that place long as a permanent resident. "
Narrative of Sojourner Truth; a Bondswoman of Olden Time, Emancipated by the New York Legislature in the Early Part of the Present Century; with a History of Her Labors and Correspondence, Drawn from Her "Book of Life":
That film's protagonist, George Bailey, is an American with a mighty wanderlust, not all that different from Sal Paradise, the archetypical American sojourner in On the Road.
The supple south-sojourner, silken of smile and lazy of gesture, waits, and does his work from behind, when no man looketh, gracefully and without offence.