Examples from the Web for connecticut
Malloy, meanwhile, in his first term as governor of Connecticut, has delivered on a wish list of lefty priorities.
Connecticut was the first state to raise it to $10.10 an hour after President Obama called for it.
He is scheduled to continue campaigning on Monday, attending rallies for Republican candidates in Florida and Connecticut.
That number is about the population of small towns like Phuket in Thailand or Danbury in Connecticut: no small achievement, that.Kailash Satyarthi, Malala's Nobel Peace Prize Co-Winner, Is Fighting India's Child Slavery Epidemic|Dilip D’Souza|October 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Born in Connecticut in 1847, he had a long railroad career before coming to the B O in 1896.The Stacks: H.L. Mencken on the 1904 Baltimore Fire|H.L. Mencken|October 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And what call you the distance to the nearest settlement on the Connecticut?The Wept of Wish-Ton-Wish|James Fenimore Cooper
Under his eyelids burned visions of East Falls, Connecticut, and of all the home scenes he had been born to and brought up in.The Turtles of Tasman|Jack London
A lively discussion has been started as to which is the oldest church in Connecticut.
The same year it became a legal tender in Connecticut for any amount.Wampum|Ashbel Woodward
Danbury, Connecticut, has as many inhabitants as Arles, and it makes about all the hats that are worn in America.The Car That Went Abroad|Albert Bigelow Paine
British Dictionary definitions for connecticut
Word Origin and History for connecticut
U.S. state, originally the name of the river, said to be from Mohican (Algonquian) quinnitukqut "at the long tidal river," from *kwen- "long" + *-ehtekw "tidal river" + *-enk "place."
Culture definitions for connecticut
State in the northeastern United States; southernmost of the New England states, bordered by Massachusetts to the north, Rhode Island to the east, the Atlantic Ocean to the south, and New York to the west. Its capital is Hartford, and its largest city is Bridgeport.