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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Hughes, Ted Hughes, Edward James Hughes(noun)

    English poet (born in 1930)

  2. Hughes, Langston Hughes, James Langston Hughes(noun)

    United States writer (1902-1967)

  3. Hughes, Howard Hughes, Howard Robard Hughes(noun)

    United States industrialist who was an aviator and a film producer; during the last years of his life he was a total recluse (1905-1976)

  4. Hughes, Charles Evans Hughes(noun)

    United States jurist who served as chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1862-1948)


  1. Hughes(ProperNoun)

    derived from the given name Hugh.

  2. Hughes(ProperNoun)

    A Welsh surname; a variant of Howells.


  1. Hughes

    Hughes is a city in Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area, Alaska, United States. The population was 78 at the 2000 census.

Anagrams for Hughes »

  1. sheugh

  2. heughs

How to pronounce Hughes?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say Hughes in sign language?

  1. hughes


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Hughes in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Hughes in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Hughes in a Sentence

  1. Wayne Gretzky:

    Its harder than people think, theres a little bit more pressure on these young guys than people think. Connors been in the league a few years, hes lived up to it. ... Young Hughes is going to be a fine hockey player. Ive watched Young Hughes play quite a bit. Hes 18 years old, hes in the right situation.

  2. Air Force:

    On June 5, during a passport fraud investigation, the US Department of State's Diplomatic Security Service interviewed an individual claiming to be Barry O'Beirne. After being confronted with inconsistencies about his identity, the individual admitted his true name was William Howard Hughes Jr., and that he deserted from the US Air Force in 1983, capt. Hughes claimed that in 1983 he was depressed about being in the Air Force so he left, created the fictitious identity of O'Beirne and has been living in California ever since.

  3. Nick Compton:

    Australians' thoughts and prayers are with the Hughes family.

  4. Chris Jarvis:

    Clearly the precipitous drop in oil prices has hit capital expenditures for new drilling in the U.S. with today's Baker Hughes rig count numbers. With prices remaining at relatively low levels without much relief in sight, we are likely going to see further declines.

  5. Chief Justice John Roberts:

    It fell to Hughes.

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