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boarder

1. Brit a pupil who lives at school during term time
2. US a child who lives away from its parents and is cared for by a person or organization receiving payment
3. a person who boards a ship, esp one who forces his way aboard in an attack
4. Informal a person who takes part in sailboarding or snowboarding
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Pickwick's sincerity, that he should immediately submit to personal restraint; and that gentleman having consented to hold a conference with Miss Tomkins, from the interior of a closet in which the day boarders hung their bonnets and sandwich-bags, he at once stepped into it, of his own accord, and was securely locked in.
exclaimed Miss Tomkins, the three teachers, the thirty boarders, and the five servants.
Samuel Weller; and the remaining three stopped behind to protect Miss Tomkins, and the three teachers, and the thirty boarders.
He carried his coat on his arm and his pipe in his teeth; and he apologised for disturbing the boarders on the steps as he selected spots of stone between them on which to set his size 9, width Ds.
There being many boarders here, we sit down, a large party, and a very melancholy one as usual.
For the law, too, and all who were connected with it, he exhibited a bitter contempt which delighted some and alarmed others of his fellow boarders.
William "Bill" Boarder as regional operations manager for its InPlace Medical Solutions services throughout Brazil at NuPhysicia Servicos Medicos Offshore Ltda.
Ramadi/ NINA /--At eight o'clock this morning , Trebil boarder port between Iraq and Jordan reopened far western province of Anbar.
Tabor Coates opened his first Eastern Boarder shop in Fitchburg in 1989.
Soon after an eccentric boarder takes up residence with the virtually penniless Buntings, a series of murders occur in London.
weekly profit with 20 boarders is 6s x 20 120s weekly profit with 30 boarders is 9s x 30 270s The extra 10 boarders gets you an extra 150s, so you must make 15s a week extra profit for every boarder you take on.