Origin of presidio
OTHER WORDS FROM presidiopre·sid·i·al, pre·sid·i·ar·y [pri-sid-ee-er-ee], /prɪˈsɪd iˌɛr i/, adjective
Words nearby presidio
How to use presidio in a sentence
Mounted orderlies were dashing at breakneck speed between the Presidio and the city.
A Citizens' Patrol had been formed to protect the still unburned districts, each man provided with arms at the Presidio.
A fort was erected where the present Presidio stands, and later a battery of cannon was placed at Black Point.Stories of California|Ella M. Sexton
Carmen has wheedled the surgeon of the presidio to such good purpose that she has managed to get her rom out of prison.Carmen|Prosper Merimee
The result is best shown by medical reports from the Fifteenth Infantry, lately stationed at the Presidio.The Road of a Thousand Wonders|Passenger Dept. Southern Pacific Co