Origin of ford
OTHER WORDS FROM fordford·a·ble, adjectiveun·ford·a·ble, adjectiveun·ford·ed, adjective
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His father, a businessman and riding mechanic, was friends with Henry Ford, who hired him to set up Ford dealerships across the country.Bruce Meyers, creator of the first fiberglass dune buggy, dies at 94|Harrison Smith|February 25, 2021|Washington Post
“Telehealth has certainly been a big part of the response to the pandemic, and it’s been highly successful,” says Ford Professor of Economics Jonathan Gruber ’87, who specializes in health-care economics.The doctor will Zoom you now|Katie McLean|February 24, 2021|MIT Technology Review
His Ford Mustang will represent a different type of balance at this weekend’s O’Reilly Auto Parts 253 at Daytona, with his team, Roush Fenway Racing, now NASCAR’s first to be certified carbon neutral.As his NASCAR team goes green, Ryan Newman’s car shifts to neutral|Glynn A. Hill|February 19, 2021|Washington Post
Kudos to Ford for trying something new, but in practice the system feels awkward.Ford’s electric Mustang Mach-E is an important leap into the future|Dan Carney|February 12, 2021|Popular-Science
Ford plans to invest $22 billion in vehicle electrification through 2025, an amount that's nearly double its prior plans, the company said.Ford plans $22 billion investment in electric vehicles as GM bets big|Ben Geman|February 5, 2021|Axios
The star of the film was Glenn Ford, but I barely noticed him.
The first day of Liberty, I was hanging around waiting for Ford to come in.
Harold Ford Jr. is a former U.S. Representative from Tennessee.Why Voters Love Common Core|Harold Ford Jr.|November 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Ford Madox Ford raged against English novelists from Henry Fielding to George Meredith.The Birth of the Novel|Nick Romeo|November 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I have set aside the next six years to write a biography of Gerald Ford.This Republican Loved Taxes & Modern Art|Scott Porch|November 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
During this day the party had to cross a river which was too deep to ford, and over which there was no sort of bridge.Our Little Korean Cousin|H. Lee M. Pike
Passing some way along the water side, he found the banks high and the water deep, and no ford but the one he had crossed.
He kept the ford; and, when his men came up, they found fourteen slain, and the rest in retreat.
And soon the wooded hills were dotted with small herds moving toward the ford.
Soon the ford was filled, and the reindeer began to press up the narrow river valley.