Eugene Victor, 1855–1926, U.S. labor leader: Socialist candidate for president 1900–20.
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How to use Debs in a sentence
He then treated me to a brief history of American socialism from Eugene Debs to Norman Thomas.
When they reached the village she halted before the low roof of Debs's cottage.Stories in Light and Shadow | Bret Harte
My name is Desborough—do you understand—do you hear me, Mr. Debs?Stories in Light and Shadow | Bret Harte
In 1917 we sent Eugene V. Debs to prison for declaring that the late world war was a war of capitalist greed.The Book of Life: Vol. I Mind and Body; Vol. II Love and Society | Upton Sinclair
And we gave due note to the role of court injunctions in the Debs strike of 1894 and in other strikes.A History of Trade Unionism in the United States | Selig Perlman
The Federation had been awakened to the seriousness of the matter of the injunction by the Debs case.A History of Trade Unionism in the United States | Selig Perlman
British Dictionary definitions for Debs
Eugene Victor. 1855–1926, US labour leader; five times Socialist presidential candidate (1900–20)
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