Definitions for Shermanˈʃɜr mən

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Sher•manˈʃɜr mən(n.)

  1. James Schoolcraft, 1855–1912, vice president of the U.S. 1909–12.

    Category: Biography

  2. John, 1823–1900, U.S. statesman (brother of William T.).

    Category: Biography

  3. Roger, 1721–93, American statesman.

    Category: Biography

  4. William Tecumseh, 1820–91, Union general in the Civil War.

    Category: Biography

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Sherman, William Tecumseh Sherman(noun)

    United States general who was commander of all Union troops in the West; he captured Atlanta and led a destructive march to the sea that cut the Confederacy in two (1820-1891)

  2. Sherman, Roger Sherman(noun)

    American Revolutionary leader and signer of the Declaration of Independence and the Articles of Confederation and the United States Constitution (1721-1793)

  3. Sherman, Mount Sherman(noun)

    a peak in the Rocky Mountains in central Colorado (14,036 feet high)

  4. Sherman(noun)

    a town in northeastern Texas near the Oklahoma border

Wiktionary

  1. Sherman(ProperNoun)

    for a sheep-shearer.

  2. Sherman(ProperNoun)

    derived from the Schuermann.

  3. Sherman(ProperNoun)

    An Ashkenazic Jewish occupational surname for a tailor.

  4. Sherman(ProperNoun)

    derived from the surnames.

  5. Sherman(ProperNoun)

    A Sherman tank, main Allied battle tank in World War II.

Freebase

  1. Sherman

    Sherman is a city in and the county seat of Grayson County, Texas, United States. The city's population as of 2010 was 38,521. It is also one of two principal cities in the Sherman-Denison Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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