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ˈroʊ zəˌvɛlt, -vəlt, ˈroʊz-; spelling pron. ˈru-Roo·sevelt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Roosevelt, Franklin Roosevelt, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, F. D. Roosevelt, President Roosevelt, President Franklin Roosevelt, FDRnoun

    32nd President of the United States; elected four times; instituted New Deal to counter the Great Depression and led country during World War II (1882-1945)

  2. Roosevelt, Eleanor Roosevelt, Anna Eleanor Rooseveltnoun

    wife of Franklin Roosevelt and a strong advocate of human rights (1884-1962)

  3. Roosevelt, Theodore Roosevelt, President Roosevelt, President Theodore Rooseveltnoun

    26th President of the United States; hero of the Spanish-American War; Panama Canal was built during his administration

    "Theodore Roosevelt said `Speak softly but carry a big stick'" (1858-1919)

Wiktionary

  1. Rooseveltnoun

    An American surname of origin, derived from words meaning rose and open country; borne by two Presidents of U.S.

    Etymology: roos + veld

  2. Rooseveltnoun

    given in honor of the Presidents.

    Etymology: roos + veld

Freebase

  1. Roosevelt

    Roosevelt is a hamlet in Nassau County, New York, United States on Long Island. The population was 16,258 at the 2010 census. Roosevelt is in the town of Hempstead.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Roosevelt in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Roosevelt in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Roosevelt in a Sentence

  1. Defense Mark Esper:

    The entire Department is deeply saddened by the loss of our first active duty member to Covid-19. Our thoughts are with the family of the Theodore Roosevelt sailor who lost Theodore Roosevelt battle with the virus today. We remain committed to protecting our personnel and their families while continuing to assist in defeating this outbreak.

  2. Mark Esper:

    This morning I accepted Secretary Modly's resignation. He resigned on his own accord, putting the Navy and the Sailors above self so that the U.S.S. Theodore Roosevelt, and the Navy, as an institution, can move forward.

  3. Emeldia Bailey:

    We would sit and listen to all Eleanor Roosevelt stories, about places where Eleanor Roosevelt'd flown.

  4. Gore Vidal:

    It is difficult to find a reputable American historian who will acknowledge the crude fact that a Franklin Roosevelt, say, wanted to be President merely to wield power, to be famed and to be feared. To learn this simple fact one must wade through a sea of

  5. Roger Pilon:

    Unfortunately, over the course of this century Congress has largely ignored the constitutional limits on its power. And the courts, especially after Franklin Roosevelt threatened to pack the Supreme Court with six additional members, have only abetted the resulting growth of government by fashioning constitutional doctrines that have no basis whatever in the Constitution. As a consequence, many of the programs Congress oversees today are without constitutional foundation, having resulted from acts that Congress had no authority.

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