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US informal a banknote
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Word Origin for dead president
C20: from the pictures of various dead presidents that appear on US banknotes
Words nearby dead president
dead of, dead-on, dead on one's feet, deadpan, dead point, dead president, dead-reckon, dead reckoning, dead ringer, deadrise, dead run
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How to use dead president in a sentence
The publication of this story produced a profound sensation among the personal friends of the dead President.Abraham Lincoln: Was He A Christian?|John B. Remsburg
Here he found a great many friends and relatives of the dead President assembled.American Boy's Life of Theodore Roosevelt|Edward Stratemeyer
All civilized mankind stood mourning around the coffin of the dead President.The Papers And Writings Of Abraham Lincoln, Volume One|Abraham Lincoln
Nothing about the grave was intended for ornament or show; all was plain and substantial as the dead President wished it to be.Wilford Woodruff|Matthias F. Cowley
Here the dead President was committed to the soil of the State which had so loved and honored him.The Boys' Life of Abraham Lincoln|Helen Nicolay