Definitions for Confederacykənˈfɛd ər ə si, -ˈfɛd rə si
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Confederacy, Confederate States, Confederate States of America, South, Dixie, Dixieland(noun)
the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861
confederation, confederacy, federation(noun)
a union of political organizations
a group of conspirators banded together to achieve some harmful or illegal purpose
a secret agreement between two or more people to perform an unlawful act
the informal name for the Confederate States of America, the collection of American states that seceded from the United States in 1861, and fought against the Union in the American Civil War.
a league or compact between two or more persons, bodies of men, or states, for mutual support or common action; alliance
the persons, bodies, states, or nations united by a league; a confederation
a combination of two or more persons to commit an unlawful act, or to do a lawful act by unlawful means. See Conspiracy
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This is set up by Georgia law as a museum for the Confederacy.
...involuntary servitude, as it exists in different states of this confederacy, is recognized by the Constitution.
When a true genius appears in the world you may know him by this sign: that all the dunces are in confederacy against him.
When a true genius appears in the world, you may know him by this sign, that the dunces are all in confederacy against him.
When a true genius appears in this world, you may know him by this sign, that the dunces are all in confederacy against him.
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