What does taft mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Taft, Lorado Taft(noun)

    United States sculptor (1860-1936)

  2. Taft, William Howard Taft, President Taft(noun)

    27th President of the United States and later chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1857-1930)


  1. Taft

    Taft is a city in the foothills at the extreme southwestern edge of the San Joaquin Valley, in Kern County, California. Taft is located 30 miles west-southwest of Bakersfield, at an elevation of 955 feet. The population was 9,327 at the 2010 census. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 15.1 square miles.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Taft

    taft, v.t. in plumbing, to spread the end of a lead pipe outward so as to form a wide thin flange.

Suggested Resources

  1. TAFT

    What does TAFT stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the TAFT acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of taft in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of taft in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Labor Secretary Seth Harris:

    Car companies are saying they're not able to continue production. Retailers are losing access to product. Agricultural products are rotting in their containers because they can't be shipped overseas, when all that economic impact began to be felt, it became very difficult for the President to do nothing. If Secretary Perez determines that there's no hope of reaching an agreement, the President could be forced to make a difficult choice. . Under the Taft-Hartley Act,, if the President concludes that a strike or labor dispute is a threat to the country's health or safety, he can go to court and seek an injunction to force everybody back to work. This is where a labor dispute could become a more complicated political issue. President Barack Obama is on track to send Congress legislation that will give President Barack Obama fast-track trade authority, an essential tool to win congressional approval of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a trade deal with 11 Pacific Rim nations, making it the largest trade deal in American history. The labor movement is generally strongly opposed to fast-track authority and the Trans Pacific Partnership.

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