noun, plural Al·gon·quins, (especially collectively) Al·gon·quin for 1, 3.
QUIZ YOURSELF ON THE MANY TYPES OF NOUNS
Origin of Algonquin
Words nearby Algonquin
Example sentences from the Web for Algonquin
Even after Salinger had decamped to Cornish, he loved to lunch with William Shawn and Lillian Ross at the Algonquin in New York.
Dorothy Parker smoke, drank, and slept around—in short, everything her male colleagues in the Algonquin Round Table were doing.
As one Democratic policy consultant puts it, “They are as ancient as Gertrude Stein in Paris or the Algonquin in New York.”President Obama’s Hill Challenge in Avoiding Fiscal Cliff|James Warren|November 9, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Her first book, a memoir of her two years working at a boarding school in Jordan, will be published by Algonquin Books in 2011.
I had asked him back on that winter day while we were warming ourselves with tea at the Algonquin if he was in love.
The term Abenakie, is one manifestly imposed by Algonquin tribes living west and south of them.
It is true that many of the grammatical principles of the Algonquin languages, are also developed in other stocks.
The term Lenpe, signifies a male, and is identical in sense with the Algonquin word Iba.
I allude to the institution of the Totem, which has been well known among the Algonquin tribes from the settlement of Canada.
This ever after made them hate the French as cordially as they did their lifelong enemies, the Algonquin Indians.The Story of the Thirteen Colonies|H. A. (Hlne Adeline) Guerber