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Ewell

[yoo-el] /ˈyu ɛl/
noun
1.
Richard Stoddert
[stod-ert] /ˈstɒd ərt/ (Show IPA),
1817–72, Confederate lieutenant general in the U.S. Civil War.
2.
a male given name.
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  • Sedgwick and Warren attacked Ewell at the hour, but were unsuccessful.

    Personal Recollections of a Cavalryman J. H. (James Harvey) Kidd
  • General Ewell is at Gordonsville with a somewhat larger force than my own.

    The Long Roll Mary Johnston
  • There is impending a junction between General Ewell and myself.

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  • You are at liberty to give to General Ewell your own observations and expectations.

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  • The pink flush of dawn, the distant view of Ewell's tents, came too soon.

    The Long Roll Mary Johnston
  • Ewell, head on one side like a bird, took and opened the paper.

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  • General Ewell, for instance—he could have joined us there any minute.

    The Long Roll Mary Johnston
  • Ewell fidgeted, then, as the other sucked on, determined to set the ball rolling.

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  • Tell General Ewell about the Germans and ask him to give me a little infantry.

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