[ far-uh-guht ]

  1. David Glasgow, 1801–70, U.S. admiral: won the battles of New Orleans and Mobile Bay for the Union in the U.S. Civil War.

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How to use Farragut in a sentence

  • And in that way the gallant Farragut was chosen to command the fleet to be sent to capture the great city of the South.

  • When Farragut had sailed his fleet into the river, he made ready for the great fight before him.