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townie

(ˈtɑʊni)
n. a permanent (nonstudent) resident of a college town. The townies get upset when we make a lot of noise on Sundays.
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Mike Sherbekow, director of sales for Garfield Refining, said, 'We are unbelievably honoured and extremely grateful to have won the Townie Choice Award for the third year in a row.
There was no getting round the fact that, townie or not, Kieran's delight in his new environment was extraordinary.
They say us townies don't understand and our opinions are irrelevant.
Rumblings of discontent at the appointment of Dudley MP Ian Pearson as Environment Minister, on the grounds that he is a townie who knows nothing about rural matters, raise some fascinating issues.
Townie translation: Give us more subsidies and we will clean up our act.
But then I'm just a daft townie and us daft townies aren't supposed to have an opinion on this issue because we don't understand country life, do we?
In a good game despite the weather conditions, Paul Healy and Walter Yates added to the Vic's tally with a consolation coming from Mike Townie for the Tail.
Phil was rather surprised when a townie like me wrote to him about an item he wrote (I cannot remember what).
One in 10 townie children did not know where yoghurt comes from, compared to 6% of those from the countryside.
In other words, the countryside is in safe, albeit townie hands