De Witt [duh-wit], /də ˈwɪt/, 1769–1828, U.S. political leader and statesman: governor of New York 1817–21, 1825–28 (son of James Clinton).
George, 1739–1812, governor of New York 1777–95, 1801–04: vice president of the U.S. 1805–12.
Sir Henry, 1738?–95, commander in chief of the British forces in the American Revolutionary War.
Hillary (Rodham), born 1947, U.S. politician: senator from New York 2001–2009; secretary of state 2009–2013 (wife of William J. Clinton).
James, 1733–1812, American general in the Revolutionary War (brother of George Clinton).
William J(efferson) "Bill", born 1946, 42nd president of the U.S. 1993–2001.
a city in E Iowa, on the Mississippi River.
a city in central Maryland.
a town in W Mississippi.
a city in central Massachusetts.
a town in S Connecticut.
a male given name.
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How to use Clinton in a sentence
By the time the Clinton campaign hired him, he was working for $2,000 a day.Jack Palladino, aggressive sleuth who worked for Bill Clinton campaign, dies at 76 | Harrison Smith | February 2, 2021 | Washington Post
Just as had been done for him, Clinton left the younger Bush a welcome note in the Oval Office.‘Dear Bill’: The classy letters left in the Oval Office from one president to another | Gillian Brockell | January 20, 2021 | Washington Post
He did a stint on Clinton’s campaign and worked for the Open Society Foundations and the Ford Foundation.Pair of Georgia runoff races are razor close with U.S. Senate control at stake | Felicia Sonmez, Colby Itkowitz, John Wagner, Paulina Firozi, Amy B Wang | January 6, 2021 | Washington Post
This spring, President Clinton called for “new steps using cutting-edge technology to keep our food safe.”
Former Presidents Bush, Clinton and Obama have all indicated that they will take a vaccine as soon as they are allowed to and would be willing to do so in public.Why A Big Bloc of Americans Is Wary Of The COVID-19 Vaccine — Even As Experts Hope To See Widespread Immunization | Perry Bacon Jr. (firstname.lastname@example.org) | December 11, 2020 | FiveThirtyEight
Should lightning strike and Hillary Clinton forgoes a presidential run, Democrats have a nominee in waiting.Sen. Warren’s Main Street Crusade to Pressure Clinton | Eleanor Clift | January 8, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
But Bush is as exciting to many conservatives as Hillary Clinton is to many progressives, meaning not so much.
Recall how Clinton returned to Arkansas from the campaign trail to preside over the execution of a mentally disabled man.
Ironically, unlike Dukakis and apparently Paul, Bill Clinton and Al Gore had each “read the memo” back in the day.
And compare, as noted up top, to Secretary Clinton, who spent years quietly pushing a modernized Cuba policy.
British under Clinton and admiral Parker made an unsuccessful attempt upon Sullivan's island.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
We are pleased that Clinton has returned to New York, as an army on the salt water is a very helpless animal.Private Letters of Edward Gibbon (1753-1794) Volume 1 (of 2) | Edward Gibbon
Mr. Clinton approached this "dhirrrty money," this rusty coin, in the spirit of flunkyish.
Clinton, acting on his secret instructions, now sought a private interview with the firm.
Up to this moment Meadows had treated Mr. Clinton with a marked deference, as from yeoman to gentleman.
British Dictionary definitions for Clinton
Bill, full name William Jefferson Clinton . born 1946, US Democrat politician; 42nd president of the US (1993–2001)
his wife, Hillary Rodham. born 1947, US Democrat politician and lawyer: first lady (1993–2001); senator (2001–09); secretary of state (2009–13)
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