Entry from British & World English dictionary
noun (plural Dalesmen)
An inhabitant of the Yorkshire Dales in northern England.
- It has just ended in divorce, but both their sons are happily ensconced at Ermysted's Grammar School and are growing up as real Dalesmen.
- Wednesday's snow would be greeted with derision by Dalesmen of old.
- The young Dalesmen were impressive in the earlier rounds in beating Pocklington and Ilkley.
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