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Nevis

Syllabification: Ne·vis
Pronunciation: /ˈnēvəs
 
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Definition of Nevis in English:

One of the Leeward Islands in the Caribbean Sea, part of St. Kitts and Nevis; capital, Charlestown.

Derivatives

Nevisian

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Pronunciation: /ˌnevəˈsēən/
noun& adjective
Example sentences
  • He commented that the time had come for Nevisians to wake up to the reality that as the world turned the challenges of keeping Nevis nice were becoming increasingly ominous.
  • It's complicated of course, because every Nevisian has relations in St Kitts, and although in the past all but 12 Nevisians have voted for independence, it's a little more daunting now that it's suddenly more possible.
  • Much thanks to a Nevisian colleague for arranging this at an extra special rate.

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