Online dictionaryOnline dictionary
Synonyms, antonyms, pronunciation

  Home
English Dictionary      examples: 'day', 'get rid of', 'New York Bay'




Haitian   Listen
adjective
Haitian  adj., n.  Same as Haytian; now the preferred spelling.






Collaborative International Dictionary of English 0.48








Advanced search
     Find words:
Starting with
Ending with
Containing
Matching a pattern  

Synonyms
Antonyms
Quotes
Words linked to  

only single words



Share |
Add this dictionary
to your browser search bar





"Haitian" Quotes from Famous Books



... that is very easily done. Last February you were the first who told me of the Haitian funds. You had dreamed that a ship had entered the harbor at Havre, that this ship brought news that a payment we had looked upon as lost was going to be made. I know how clear-sighted your dreams are; I therefore purchased immediately as many ...
— The Count of Monte Cristo • Alexandre Dumas, Pere

... was a little later leased on terms that amounted to practical annexation, and the Dominican Republic came under the financial supervision of the United States; President Wilson went further and assumed the administration of Haitian affairs, leased from Nicaragua for a term of ninety-nine years a naval base on Fonseca Bay, and purchased the Danish West Indies. As a result of this rapid extension of American influence the political ...
— From Isolation to Leadership, Revised - A Review of American Foreign Policy • John Holladay Latane



Words linked to "Haitian" :   Haitian Creole, Haiti, Haitian monetary unit, Republic of Haiti, West Indian, Haitian capital, Haitian centime



Copyright © 2022 Dictionary One.com