- Syng·man [sing-muh n] /ˈsɪŋ mən/, 1875–1965, president of South Korea 1948–60.
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Contemporary Examples of rhee
President Rhee resigned soon thereafter and was secreted out of the country to Hawaii by the American CIA.Propaganda, Protest, and Poisonous Vipers: The Cinema War in Korea
December 30, 2014
The results were deemed inconclusive, and Rhee moved on to focus on improving security for future tests.
The newspaper also raised questions about the depth of an investigation by an outside company that Rhee hired in 2009.
Now head of her own advocacy organization, StudentsFirst, Rhee says she welcomes the probe.
Rhee's departure raises questions about the sustainability of her reforms, many of which have yet to be implemented.Michelle Rhee's Last Battle
October 13, 2010
Historical Examples of rhee
On some maps the latter is called the "Rhee," but this (like the Isis at Oxford), is merely a map-maker's name.Highways and Byways in Cambridge and Ely
Rev. Edward Conybeare.
- Syngman (ˈsɪŋmən). 1875–1965, Korean statesman, leader of the campaign for independence from Japan; first president of South Korea (1948–60). Popular unrest forced his resignation