Definitions for al gore

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Gore, Al Gore, Albert Gore Jr.(noun)

    Vice President of the United States under Bill Clinton (born in 1948)


  1. Al Gore

    Albert Arnold "Al" Gore, Jr. is an American politician, advocate and philanthropist, who served as the 45th Vice President of the United States, under President Bill Clinton. He was the Democratic Party's nominee for President and lost the 2000 U.S. presidential election despite winning the popular vote. Gore is currently an author and environmental activist. He has founded a number of non-profit organizations, including the Alliance for Climate Protection, and has received a Nobel Peace Prize for his work in climate change activism. Gore was an elected official for 24 years. He was a Congressman from Tennessee from 1977–85 and from 1985–93 served as one of the state's Senators. He served as Vice-President during the Clinton administration from 1993-2001. In the 2000 presidential election, Gore won the popular vote but lost the Electoral College to Republican George W. Bush. An election dispute over a vote recount in Florida was settled by the U.S. Supreme Court, which ruled 5-4 in favor of Bush. Gore is the founder and current chair of the Alliance for Climate Protection, the co-founder and chair of Generation Investment Management, the co-founder and chair of Current TV, a member of the Board of Directors of Apple Inc., and a senior adviser to Google. Gore is also a partner in the venture capital firm, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, heading its climate change solutions group. He has served as a visiting professor at Middle Tennessee State University, Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, Fisk University, and the University of California, Los Angeles. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of World Resources Institute.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Campaign Chairman Bill Daley:

    Gore said to me: 'You do it.' I said I'm not going to do it.

  2. Christian Carrington:

    I've seen a lot of collectors who are into the blood and gore. I'm not.

  3. Lord Byron:

    The drying up a single tear has more of honest fame than shedding seas of gore.

  4. George Gordon Noel Byron, 6th Baron Byron:

    The drying up a single tear has more of honest fame, than shedding seas of gore.

  5. Lara Brown:

    Candidates that have a more intellectual side and are less skilled at the people side -- like Al Gore or a John Kerry or a Mitt Romney -- the worst thing that can happen is that they are over-handled.


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