Thomas, 1860–1929, U.S. architect.
Warren, 1732–1818, British statesman: first governor general of India 1773–85.
a seaport in E Sussex, in SE England: William the Conqueror defeated the Saxons near here on Senlac Hill 1066.
a city in S Nebraska.
a town in SE Minnesota.
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How to use Hastings in a sentence
The same isn’t true for pro-Newsom committees like the one that just took in $3 million from Hastings.Tech billionaires kick-start the recall fight over Gavin Newsom | Theodore Schleifer | May 21, 2021 | Vox
Netflix’s Hastings said he hoped for 100 million subscribers.Netflix v Modi and the battle for Indian cinema’s soul | Konstantin Kakaes | March 24, 2021 | MIT Technology Review
Notwithstanding all the detail in these packed pages, Hastings somehow never quite accounts for what must have been a case of extraordinary charisma.‘Sybille Bedford’ is a gossipy appreciation of an oft-overlooked literary great | Michael Dirda | February 17, 2021 | Washington Post
“We have more people signed up for our emails, so that was still a much larger revenue driver during the sale, but overall we were very happy with these results,” Hastings said.Fearing a holiday email onslaught, DTC startups turn to text messaging to promote sales | Anna Hensel | September 25, 2020 | Digiday
Going forward, Hastings said that Thinx plans to text customers for about six to eight different initiatives throughout the year.Fearing a holiday email onslaught, DTC startups turn to text messaging to promote sales | Anna Hensel | September 25, 2020 | Digiday
Hastings Automotive Hastings Automotive Inc. (known as Hastings Ford) and Hastings Chrysler Center are Minnesota car dealerships.After Hobby Lobby, These 82 Corporations Could Drop Birth Control Coverage | Abby Haglage | June 30, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
That character is called, helpfully, Michael Hastings, and he is in his early-to-mid 20s.Newsweek Takedown From Beyond the Grave: Michael Hastings’s Fiction Tells the Truth | Christopher Dickey | June 18, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Hastings was killed in a fiery late-night car crash in Los Angeles in June.Death of Hero Hacker Barnaby Jack Ruled a Drug Overdose | Brandy Zadrozny | January 4, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Most people I knew in the military believed Hastings to be a raging liberal who hated the military.Thank You For Your Service: Remembering Michael Hastings | Daniel L. Davis | July 4, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
In part I was motivated to take the risk of publishing my experiences because of the courage I saw in Michael Hastings.Thank You For Your Service: Remembering Michael Hastings | Daniel L. Davis | July 4, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Legends referring to the battle of Hastings (October 14, 1066) are incorporated in this and the following narrative.The Sagas of Olaf Tryggvason and of Harald The Tyrant (Harald Haardraade) | Snorri Sturluson
Hastings found that a French agent was intriguing with them, and took prompt measures against them.
By this treaty, which Macartney made against the commands of Hastings, both parties surrendered their conquests.
Hastings fought a duel with him in 1779 and wounded him; he returned to England, and Hastings gained a majority in the council.
Thurlow, who was annoyed by Pitt's assent to the impeachment of Hastings, strongly objected to Arden's appointment.
British Dictionary definitions for Hastings (1 of 2)
a port in SE England, in East Sussex on the English Channel: near the site of the Battle of Hastings (1066), in which William the Conqueror defeated King Harold; chief of the Cinque Ports. Pop: 85 828 (2001)
a town in New Zealand, on E North Island: centre of a rich agricultural and fruit-growing region. Pop: 71 100 (2004 est)
British Dictionary definitions for Hastings (2 of 2)
Gavin. born 1962, Scottish Rugby Union footballer; played for Scotland (1986–95), scoring 667 points in 61 games
Warren. 1732–1818, British administrator in India; governor general of Bengal (1773–85). He implemented important reforms but was impeached by parliament (1788) on charges of corruption; acquitted in 1795
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