Herbert Jeffrey "Herbie", born 1940, U.S. jazz pianist and composer.
John. John Hancock (def. 1).
Winfield Scott, 1824–86, Union general in the Civil War.
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How to use Hancock in a sentence
When Hancock watches the mosquito’s body, segmented a bit like a string of alphabet-block beads, he can see two segments scrunching inward “accordion-like,” as if squirting fluid forward as the head shoots out.Video captures young mosquitoes launching their heads to eat other mosquitoes | Susan Milius | October 4, 2022 | Science News
The two men became the leaders of resistance to Britain’s tax policies, and when they fled British troops searching for them in Lexington, Hancock crammed the family fortune into a carriage to invest in the revolution.
After completing Harvard, young Hancock learned the whale oil exporting business, at 26 taking over the firm and diversifying it by creating a network of stores and ships that made him even wealthier.
It is possible that if a child lived in the boundaries for Hancock Elementary – but Hancock were full – the district could assign the child to a different school.The Learning Curve: San Diego Unified Is Terrified of Kids Opting Out | Will Huntsberry | September 10, 2020 | Voice of San Diego
No, not Herbie Hancock, people always really knew about Herbie Hancock.
To accompany this fine duo, we order sausage made in Hancock, just the other side of the Keweenaw Waterway.Welcome to Yooperland, A Little Slice of Finland in Michigan | Jane & Michael Stern | May 11, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
“It was a flogging or worse if you even carried a match into the mine,” one of the French laborers had told Walker Hancock.The Real Monuments Men: The Coronation Chamber of Hitler | Robert Edsel | February 6, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Both films, as it turns out, are directed by John Lee Hancock.‘Saving Mr. Banks’ Is This Oscar Season’s Breath of Fresh Air | Kevin Fallon | December 12, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
More recently in 2008, Will Smith starred as the original superhero Hancock.Netflix and Marvel’s ‘Luke Cage’ and a Brief History of Black Superheroes | Chancellor Agard | November 13, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
John Hancock elected president of congress; he succeeded Peyton Randolph in that office.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
Mr. Hancock, discreetly holding his peace, attended to his many thriving and very profitable business ventures.The Eve of the Revolution | Carl Becker
(p. 171) Hancock and French, unable to find any shelter, are driven back upon the town.The Boys of '61 | Charles Carleton Coffin.
On the 10th a sloop belonging to Hancock, a merchant of Boston, arrived in the harbour laden with wine from Madeira.The Political History of England - Vol. X. | William Hunt
The ground by Wentz's house is higher than the ridge, where Hancock had established his head-quarters.The Boys of '61 | Charles Carleton Coffin.
British Dictionary definitions for Hancock
Anthony John, known as Tony. 1924–68, British comedian, noted for his radio series Hancock's Half Hour
John. 1737–93, American statesman; first signatory of the Declaration of Independence
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