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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, FDR(noun)

    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 Roosevelt(noun)

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

  3. Roosevelt, Theodore Roosevelt, President Roosevelt, President Theodore Roosevelt(noun)

    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. Roosevelt(ProperNoun)

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

    Etymology: roos + veld

  2. Roosevelt(ProperNoun)

    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. Matthew Costello:

    It was brief, but Franklin Roosevelt turned Blue Room into Franklin Roosevelt office for meetings, and used the Yellow Oval upstairs in the Executive Residence for Franklin Roosevelt private office.

  2. John Kerry, Speech at Democratic Convention, May 31, 2002:

    We must uphold the promise of Roosevelt, Truman, Kennedy, Johnson, Carter, and Clinton and never allow the President and his Republican friends to threaten Social Security by putting it on the Wall Street trading block.

  3. Barack Obama:

    The United States and Saudi Arabia have an extraordinary relationship and friendship that dates back to Franklin Roosevelt.

  4. Ted Widmer:

    Each Roosevelt was a really admired figure throughout the Clinton White House. We talked about history all the time, we felt like Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt were friendly spirits.

  5. Marketing Nicole Barron:

    A recent article targets two Roosevelt University faculty members for teaching social justice concepts, since our founding in 1945, social justice and inclusion have been core tenets of the Roosevelt University mission. Our faculty members often incorporate social justice values into their course work while respecting different perspectives and experiences.

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    a signal that temporarily stops the execution of a program so that another procedure can be carried out
    • A. interrupt
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