Terre Haute

[ ter-uh hoht, huht, hawt ]


  1. a city in W Indiana, on the Wabash River.

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The real-life Muse is serving a 33-year jail sentence, at the Federal Correctional Complex in Terre Haute, Indiana.

Dreiser was born in Terre Haute, Indiana, and later began his journalism career in Chicago.

His stage credits include Richard II, Hamlet, King Lear, Hedda Gabler, Crime and Punishment, The Seagull, and Terre Haute.

According to Eyre, the portrayal of the Vidal character in Terre Haute has drifted away from mere caricature.

NOTE: An earlier version of this article implied that Terre Haute was developed through the Sundance Film Festival.

One splendid new engine was blown up twenty miles from Terre Haute, while en route to Chicago.

The dividing line between the districts was Terre Haute, or the highlands.

The principal demonstration of the day was at Terre Haute, where fully 10,000 people greeted the President.

The distance from Kirtland, the way we came, to Terre Haute is four hundred and thirty-six miles.

What should the citizen of Terre Haute, Ind., know of the value of bronzes?