any of a series of skirmishes or wars between the Sioux Indians and settlers or the U.S. Army from 1854 to 1890.
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How to use Sioux War in a sentence
The Sioux War was over, and during our stay in their country we had no more serious trouble with them.Ten years in the ranks, U.S. army | Augustus Meyers
Both these causes entered into the awful Sioux War in Minnesota in 1862.Famous Men and Great Events of the Nineteenth Century | Charles Morris