Definitions for Williamsˈwɪl yəmz

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Wil•liamsˈwɪl yəmz(n.)

  1. Betty (Smyth) (smith), born 1943, Northern Irish peace activist: Nobel peace prize 1976.

    Category: Biography

  2. Daniel Hale, 1858–1931, U.S. surgeon and educator.

    Category: Biography

  3. John Towner,born 1932, U.S. composer and conductor.

    Category: Biography

  4. Ralph Vaughan,

    Category: Biography

    Ref: Vaughan Williams, Ralph.

  5. Roger, 1603?–83, English clergyman in America: founder of Rhode Island colony 1636.

    Category: Biography

  6. Tennessee (Thomas Lanier Williams), 1911–83, U.S. playwright.

    Category: Biography

  7. William Carlos, 1883–1963, U.S. poet and novelist.

    Category: Biography

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Williams, Hank Williams, Hiram Williams, Hiram King Williams(noun)

    United States country singer and songwriter (1923-1953)

  2. Williams, Sir Bernard Williams, Bernard Arthur Owen Williams(noun)

    English philosopher credited with reviving the field of moral philosophy (1929-2003)

  3. Williams, William Carlos Williams(noun)

    United States poet (1883-1963)

  4. Williams, Ted Williams, Theodore Samuel Williams(noun)

    United States baseball player noted as a hitter (1918-2002)

  5. Williams, Roger Williams(noun)

    English clergyman and colonist who was expelled from Massachusetts for criticizing Puritanism; he founded Providence in 1636 and obtained a royal charter for Rhode Island in 1663 (1603-1683)

  6. Williams, Tennessee Williams, Thomas Lanier Williams(noun)

    United States playwright (1911-1983)


  1. Williams(ProperNoun)

    An English and Welsh patronymic surname derived from the given name William.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Williams' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3022


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