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ˈwɒt sənwat·son

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Watson, Thomas Augustus Watson(noun)

    United States telephone engineer who assisted Alexander Graham Bell in his experiments (1854-1934)

  2. Watson, John Broadus Watson(noun)

    United States psychologist considered the founder of behavioristic psychology (1878-1958)

  3. Watson, James Watson, James Dewey Watson(noun)

    United States geneticist who (with Crick in 1953) helped discover the helical structure of DNA (born in 1928)

Wiktionary

  1. Watson(ProperNoun)

    Doctor Watson, fictional character in, and narrator of the Sherlock Holmes stories

  2. Watson(ProperNoun)

    Any character who performs as catalyst for the protagonist detective's mental processes in a mystery story; a consciousness that's privy to facts in the case without being in on the conclusions drawn from them until the proper time. After William L. DeAndrea, discussing Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

  3. Watson(ProperNoun)

    James D. Watson co-discoverer of the structure of DNA

Freebase

  1. Watson

    Watson is a village in Effingham County, Illinois, United States. The population was 729 at the 2000 census.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of watson in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of watson in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of watson in a Sentence

  1. The Cayman Compass newspaper:

    Canover Watson’s fall from grace is now complete.

  2. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Sherlock Holmes in The Copper Beeches:

    It is my belief, Watson, founded upon my experience, that the lowest and vilest alleys in London do not present a more dreadful record of sin than does the smiling and beautiful countryside.

  3. Frank Nobilo:

    Watson proved you could hit the ball (high) through the air, hit it solid and do extremely well, we haven't seen a burnt, dry Open since Hoylake (in 2006).

  4. Sam Seddon:

    What we are doing at Wimbledon is teaching Watson tennis, there is a data set at Wimbledon that sits in a huge structured database, then there is Wimbledon's huge historical archive. Watson can receive a question from Wimbledon's digital team in natural language, understand if it is a statistical question or a language question and then find the answer.

  5. Francis Marion:

    Well, now, this is exactly my case. I am in love; and my sweetheart is LIBERTY. Be that heavenly nymph my companion, and these wilds and .Woods shall have charms beyond London and Paris in slavery. To have no proud monarch driving over me with his gilt coaches; nor his host of excise-men and tax-gatherers insulting and robbing me ; but to be my own master, my own prince and sovereign, gloriously preserving my national dignity, and 'pursuing my true happiness; planting my vineyards, and eating their lucious fruits; and sowing my fields, and reaping the golden grain: and seeing millions of ‘brothers all around me, equally free and happy as myself. “This, sir, is What I long for.” p. 155 ... On his return to Georgetown, he was asked by colonel Watson, why he looked so serious? I have cause, sir,” said he, “to look serious.” Watson What! has general Marion refused to treat?” No, sir.” “Well, then, has old Washington defeated sir Henery Clinton, and broke up our army ? No, sir, not that neither ; but worse.” “Ah! what can be worse?” Why, sir, I have seen an American general and his officers, without pay, and almost without clothes, living on roots and drinking water ; and all for LIBERTY! What chance have we against such men!” It is said colonel Watson was not much obliged to him for this speech. But the young ofiicer was so struck with Marion’s sentiments, that he never rested until he threw up his commission, and retired from the service. ' p 156

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