Arthur, 1934–2018, U.S. ballet dancer, choreographer, and ballet company director.
John, 1870–1919, U.S. labor leader.
Margaret, 1900–49, U.S. novelist.
Maria, 1818–89, U.S. astronomer.
Peter, 1920–92, British biochemist: Nobel Prize 1978.
Silas Weir [weer], /wɪər/, 1829–1914, U.S. physician and novelist.
William, 1879–1936, U.S. general: pioneer in the field of aviation.
Mount, a mountain in western North Carolina: highest peak in the eastern United States, 6,684 feet (2,037 meters).
a city in southeastern South Dakota.
a male given name, form of Michael.
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How to use Mitchell in a sentence
Out-of-state plumbers such as Mitchell and Pinnock are more than welcome to travel to Texas to assist, said Frank Denton, chairman of the Texas State Board of Plumbing Examiners.Texas is in desperate need of plumbers. Two brothers-in-law drove more than 20 hours straight to help. | Lateshia Beachum | February 26, 2021 | Washington Post
Mitchell is just entering his prime and building on his explosive performance in last year’s playoffs.
Mitchell then returns to play a few minutes without his point guard and center, who rejoin him on the floor to end the half.
Mitchell, the former ambassador, said it was hard to gauge how much support the United States would get from its allies on sanctions.In Myanmar coup, Suu Kyi’s ouster heralds return to military rule | Shibani Mahtani, Timothy McLaughlin | February 1, 2021 | Washington Post
Police said Mitchell fatally shot the driver before fleeing.Shootings leave 3 dead in Prince William, Fauquier counties | Dana Hedgpeth | January 7, 2021 | Washington Post
Mitchell has been reported saying that he grew up poor in Florida.
“We are proud of the work we have done for our country,” Mitchell and Jessen have said in a joint statement.
But Seligman never imagined how Mitchell might put the concept to work, in part because it was so ill-suited to that purpose.
Then, not a month after Mitchell left the Air Force, came the 9/11 attacks.
The psychologists who served there included two officers, James Elmer Mitchell and John Bruce Jessen.
David Mitchell, a major-general in the war of the American revolution, died, aged 77.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
Mitchell, a North Carolina geologist, was killed by a fall into the Caney river, while engaged alone in scientific explorations.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
John Mitchell was another remarkable member of this fraternity.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III. | E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
Mr. Mitchell was nominally a Unitarian in his religious creed, but he held very lax notions of this theology, and verged to Deism.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III. | E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
The church was a plain wooden building, erected by order of General Mitchell for an African church.The Boys of '61 | Charles Carleton Coffin.
British Dictionary definitions for Mitchell
Joni, original name Roberta Joan Anderson. born 1943, Canadian folk-rock singer and songwriter. Her albums include Blue (1971), Court and Spark (1974), Mingus (1979), Turbulent Indigo (1994), and Shine (2007)
Margaret. 1900–49, US novelist; author of Gone with the Wind (1936)
Reginald Joseph. 1895–1937, British aeronautical engineer; designer of the Spitfire fighter
Sir Thomas Livingstone, known as Major Mitchell. 1792–1855, Australian explorer born in Scotland
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Scientific definitions for Mitchell
American astronomer and educator noted for her study of sunspots and nebulae and for her 1847 discovery of a comet.
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