a nickname for the flag of the United States of America
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How to use Old Glory in a sentence
She was officially placed in commission with Old Glory flying proudly at her flagstaff on the 5th day of May, 1919.
"Old Glory" never welcomed them with a dip of its proud crest as they passed in and out of the town in tatters and rags.The Broken Sword | Dennison Worthington
Shows how seldom Old Glory is ever seen in these parts, said Josh, for they hardly know what to make of it.Motor Boat Boys Down the Danube | Louis Arundel
It did thrill me to see Old Glory fluttering out in the wind.The Camp Fire Girls on the Open Road | Hildegard G. Frey
Their comradeship seemed to be restored in all its Old Glory of freedom from petty restraint.The Last Shot | Frederick Palmer
Cultural definitions for Old Glory
A nickname for the United States flag.
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