dutchman

Part of speech: noun

A Hollander.

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Usage examples "dutchman":

  1. There was a Dutchman in the gate who had not been there just before. - "Master Skylark", John Bennett.
  2. And even after the hills of Mull had begun to go down on the horizon, and Iona and Staffa had faded into vague shadows, we could see the Dutchman, like a great Phrygian cap set upon the waters. - "Our Journey to the Hebrides", Joseph Pennell and Elizabeth Robins Pennell.
  3. The Dutchman turned his head first towards the candle, which had covered his new trousers with wax, then he looked at the dice. - "Abbé Aubain and Mosaics", Prosper Mérimée.