Outside, oak and hickory and pecan trees dotted the rolling grassland.
hickory, don't you know—haven't you been told what she is expected to say or do here to-day?
And it's the same way with the hickory through this section.
There was in these days no more beautiful place in all the luxuriant low country contiguous to Charleston than hickory Hill.
She remembered she had sent it to her admirer at hickory Hill.
Will you tell the court where you have been to-day, Mr. hickory?
The beech, hickory, red oak, and chestnut are good examples.
hickory at once recognized the battered doll under the aristocratic title which Polly had long ago bestowed upon it.
The Wildcat reclined on a pile of hickory stove-wood and went to sleep.
Fall, with the red of sumac and of hard maple, the leathery brown of hickory leaves, and the pale yellow of elm was upon the land.
1670s, American English, from Algonquian (perhaps Powhatan), shortening of pockerchicory or a similar name for this species of walnut. Old Hickory as the nickname of U.S. politician Andrew Jackson is first recorded 1827.