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OTHER WORDS FROM TexasTexan, Tex·i·an [tek-see-uhn], /ˈtɛk si ən/, adjective, noun
How to use texas in a sentence
In the wake of the Texas blackout, it’s sobering to note how many of these artworks, even the ones that don’t move, required electricity.In the galleries: A focus on the intersection of art and movement|Mark Jenkins|February 26, 2021|Washington Post
The Texas example shows how ratepayers can be left holding the bag when that calculus doesn’t, or can’t, account for increasingly erratic extreme weather events.
A Texas grocery store lost power and let people leave without paying.Texas is in desperate need of plumbers. Two brothers-in-law drove more than 20 hours straight to help.|Lateshia Beachum|February 26, 2021|Washington Post
She said she thinks Texas is the only other state that builds in “additional protections” for motorists via a soft-rate cap that can be exceeded only under certain conditions.Maryland reveals potential toll rates for proposed HOT lanes on Beltway, I-270|Katherine Shaver|February 26, 2021|Washington Post
The severe weather and power outages affected many households and lenders in Texas, causing a drop of more than 40 percent in both purchase and refinance applications in the state.Mortgage rates surge higher for second week in a row|Kathy Orton|February 25, 2021|Washington Post
This is not making the 228,000 residents of Irving, Texas feel very relaxed.26 Earthquakes Later, Fracking’s Smoking Gun Is in Texas|James Joiner|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The energy economy has always been a fixture of Texas life, and that has not changed.
This “Sixth Migration” of massive human migration to Texas is the larger story of the book, and it is a significant story.
Texas has also started to become an engine of economic growth.
Even the legendary 1980s televisions show Dallas is back on the air, selling its twenty-first century brand of Texas bravado.
Ten thousand of the best troops in Mexico entered Texas and were shortly to be followed by ten thousand more.
From Canada on the north, to Texas on the south, the hot winds had laid the land seemingly bare.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
But here at Fort Walsh we're among a class of people that are a heap different from Texas cow-punchers.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
It was a brilliant blue job with red wheels, and it carried a Texas license.
Tyler approved the annexation of Texas to the Union near the end of his Presidential administration.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey
British Dictionary definitions for texas
Cultural definitions for texas
State in the southwestern United States bordered by Oklahoma to the north, Arkansas and Louisiana to the east, the Gulf of Mexico and Mexico to the south, and New Mexico to the west. Its capital is Austin, and its largest city is Houston.