Horace, 1811–72, U.S. journalist, editor, and political leader.
a city in N Colorado.
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How to use Greeley in a sentence
Tell me something interesting—preferably funny—about Horace Greeley.
Lots of people did that, but Greeley wanted to be governor or lieutenant governor or congressman.
Mike actually knew David from years before when they both lived in Greeley, Colorado.‘Kidnapped for Christ’ Review: Come Because You’re Gay, Stay For Jesus | Matthew Paul Turner | July 11, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The reply to Greeley was, as noted, a trial balloon, whose purpose was to test the reaction of the public to these alternatives.Lincoln the Primitive Communicator? What He Can Teach Modern Politicians | Douglas L. Wilson | December 15, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Urging Economists to Step Away From the Blackboard Brendan Greeley, Bloomberg Businessweek Ronald Coase is 101 years old.The Week’s Best Business and Finance Longreads: Business Beast’s Picks for the Week of Nov. 30, 2012 | Matthew Zeitlin | December 2, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Good writin'; mighty interestin' readin', as old Uncle Horace Greeley used to say.A Hoosier Chronicle | Meredith Nicholson
Kansas, according to Greeley's expressive phrase, "was steadily hardening into the bone and sinew of a Free State."A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year | Edwin Emerson
Horace Greeley's peculiar abilities and eccentricities won celebrity for him, rather than voters.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete | Albert Bigelow Paine
In the immense range of his productions as a journalist, to our thinking, Mr. Greeley has written nothing better.
Secondly, he had employed Ellen Greeley as a spy upon the doings in the professor's household.The Incendiary | W. A. (William Augustine) Leahy
British Dictionary definitions for Greeley
Horace. 1811–72, US journalist and political leader: founder (1841) and editor of the New York Tribune, which championed the abolition of slavery
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