- George Gordon,1815–72, Union general in the American Civil War.
- James Edward,1907–1995, British economist: Nobel prize 1977.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for meade
Meade is an accomplished showjumper and is also friends with Zara Philips.
Meade's suit is one of eight fresh phone-hacking claims filed against News International in the past month.
“I remember Sharpton said in court that Meade was considering him to run in different districts,” said Owens.Al Sharpton’s Past Ties to Vote Fraud Taint His Fulminating
December 10, 2011
Meade serves on just about every nonprofit board in Boston, an omnipresence Gov. Patrick admires.Wilson Sends Dukakis to DC?
September 15, 2009
Meade spoke with particular enthusiasm about plans to work with teachers.Teddy's Friends Raise Millions
August 12, 2009
But at Gettysburg he met the reorganized Union army, under Meade.The Nation in a Nutshell
George Makepeace Towle
It would be well if Meade should not return to again take the command.
But Meade is the man of their own kith and kin, and they ought to have known him.
I pity Meade to receive a command at such a critical moment.
Meade's army was concentrating in the vicinity but seemed in no hurry about it.Personal Recollections of a Cavalryman
J. H. (James Harvey) Kidd
- George Gordon. 1815–72, Union general in the American Civil War. He commanded the Army of the Potomac, defeating the Confederates at Gettysburg (1863)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012