Synonyms for countrymen

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I acknowledge my obligations to the masses of my countrymen, and to them alone.

To how many thousands of our countrymen has it proved a benefit?

His countrymen were the first to press steam into the active service of mankind.

They are asked to fight against their countrymen and co-religionists.

But that is not so astonishing as those servant girls, or our own countrymen, said Johnson.

At all events they have never tried it, so I shall stand up for my countrymen.

If he is completely won over, he will bring over his countrymen with him.

Then I am only keeping up the reputation my countrymen have already acquired in America.

His countrymen, the Portuguese, soon utilized this discovery.

And what are the notions of the countrymen of Mr. Blunt, on the subject?

WORD ORIGIN

late 13c., from country + man (n.).