Was it because the tweet forced some on the right to Google “aaron burr” and “Alexander Hamilton” to see what I meant?
Other members of Whig-Clio have included aaron burr, Woodrow Wilson, Samuel Alito, and Mitch Daniels.
In his new biography, “The Heartbreak of aaron burr,” historian H. W. Brands reconsiders an American villain.
aaron burr and Richard Cheney (Spiro Agnew's peccadilloes are miniscule in comparison), some two centuries apart.
And Turn looks and feels like some sort of soft-focus dramatic-reenactment segment from a PBS documentary about aaron burr.
His friendship for aaron burr came very near involving him in serious difficulties.
In the end, however, the jury found that aaron burr was not guilty of treason.
But cold facts had a way of vanishing before aaron burr's personality.
The double-porticoed house where aaron burr died is not far from here.
Whether aaron burr was in the plot, or only took a hint from it a few years later, does not appear of record.
"rough sound of the letter -r-" (especially that common in Northumberland), 1760, later extended to "northern accented speech" in general. Possibly the sound of the word is imitative of the speech peculiarity itself, or it was adapted from one of the senses of bur (q.v.), perhaps from the phrase to have a bur in (one's) throat (late 14c.), which was a figure of speech for "feel a choking sensation, huskiness." OED says the Scottish -r- is a lingual trill, not a true burr.
Variant of bur.