Christopher "Kit", 1809–68, U.S. frontiersman and scout.
Sir Edward Henry Baron Carson, 1854–1935, Irish public official.
Johnny, 1925–2005, U.S. television entertainer.
Rachel Louise, 1907–1964, U.S. marine biologist and author.
a city in SW California.
a river in N California and NW Nevada, flowing NE to the Carson Sink. 150 miles (241 km) long.
a male or female given name.
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How to use Carson in a sentence
Cowan said that Carson told him there was nothing he could do.How Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, promoter of QAnon’s baseless theories, rose with support from key Republicans | Michael Kranish, Reis Thebault, Stephanie McCrummen | January 30, 2021 | Washington Post
Experts vouched for the positive impact this will have on Carson’s physical and emotional well-being.A teen with autism lost motivation for his walks to the post office. So strangers are sending cards to his P.O. Box. | Sydney Page | November 11, 2020 | Washington Post
Carson was around senior administration officials and other Cabinet members during the event.HUD Secretary Ben Carson tests positive for the coronavirus | Ben Terris, Tracy Jan, Seung Min Kim | November 9, 2020 | Washington Post
Carson’s job that day was to set up one of eight wastewater monitoring sites across Campbell, Boone, and Kenton counties along Kentucky’s northern border.Old sewers are becoming a modern Covid-19 watchdog | Katherine Ellen Foley | October 29, 2020 | Quartz
Carson began working in National School District’s finance office in 2005.Accusations Flew, Then National School District Official Got Paid to Resign | Ashly McGlone | July 20, 2020 | Voice of San Diego
“I feel a shaking of the ground I stand on,” Carson tells Mrs. Hughes with trepidation.
And, not entirely coincidentally, he had to do the song on Johnny Carson.How Martin Luther King Jr. Influenced Sam Cooke’s ‘A Change Is Gonna Come’ | Peter Guralnick | December 28, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
She wrote for LIFE magazine and would go on Johnny Carson to promote her books.Meghan Daum On Tackling The Unspeakable Parts Of Life | David Yaffe | December 6, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The possibility that Ben Carson might run for president in 2016 first began to seem likely three years out, in February 2013.Ben Carson’s Bizarrely Serious, Seriously Bizarre Campaign Crew | Olivia Nuzzi | November 12, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
But for the National Draft Ben Carson for President PAC to get going, they needed a Web domain.Ben Carson’s Bizarrely Serious, Seriously Bizarre Campaign Crew | Olivia Nuzzi | November 12, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
If Carson is with Badger when we get there, we'll have ten men.Frank Merriwell's Pursuit | Burt L. Standish
Her home is in Sacramento, but she has relatives in Carson City.
But she was shrewd, and she gave him the slip before Carson was reached.
Then he told me how he had seen me in Carson, and had mistaken me, at first, for some one else.
Carson was swelling with rage when he stepped onto the platform of the list.The Call of the Beaver Patrol | V. T. Sherman
British Dictionary definitions for Carson
Christopher, known as Kit Carson. 1809–68, US frontiersman, trapper, scout, and Indian agent
Edward Henry, Baron. 1854–1935, Anglo-Irish politician and lawyer; led northern Irish resistance to the British government's plan for home rule for Ireland
Rachel (Louise). 1907–64, US marine biologist and science writer; author of Silent Spring (1962)
Willie, full name William Hunter Fisher Carson. born 1942, Scottish jockey: rode four winners in the Derby (1979, 1980, 1989, 1994)
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Scientific definitions for Carson
American marine biologist and writer whose best-known book, Silent Spring (1962), was an influential study of the dangerous effects of synthetic pesticides on food chains. Public reaction to the book resulted in stricter controls on pesticide use and shaped the ideas of the modern environmental movement.
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