Douglass

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Douglass United States abolitionist who escaped from slavery and became an influential writer and lecturer in the North (1817-1895)
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Usage

In literature:

Miss PHOEBE COUZINS and Mr. DOUGLASS made brief addresses.
"History of Woman Suffrage, Volume II"
In the concluding scene of the foregoing drama, Mr. Douglass was an actor, I an observer.
"Shadow and Light" by Mifflin Wistar Gibbs
Chicago, Grace, 10; Union Park, 10; California Ave., 5; Douglass Park, 1; New England, 1.
"The American Missionary -- Volume 54, No. 2, April, 1900" by Various
That is my present situation, Mr. Douglass.
"The Light of the Star" by Hamlin Garland
Chicago, Douglass Park, 2; Lincoln Park, 3.25.
"The American Missionary -- Volume 54, No. 3, July, 1900" by Various
Tributes, Frederick Douglass, Susan B. Anthony.
"History of Woman Suffrage, Volume III (of III)" by Various
Chicago, University C., 5; New England, 3.75; Douglass Park, 1.
"The American Missionary -- Volume 54, No. 4, October, 1900" by Various
Douglass started, but Joe laughed.
"Harper's Young People, October 5, 1880" by Various
Douglass is a cattle man west of the river.
"A Breath of Prairie and other stories" by Will Lillibridge
Frederick Douglass and Robert Purvis were introduced as pioneers in the movement for woman suffrage.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume IV" by Various
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In poetry:

O no, not dead! for every heart
In every state must surely start
As freedom's great, uprising mart,
If Douglass is dead!
"Douglass Dead?" by Frank Barbour Coffin
And far across the deep blue sea,
Those nations that love liberty,
Their minds will be a mournful lea,
For Douglass' death.
"Douglass Dead?" by Frank Barbour Coffin
Across the nation's broad domain,
On every hill, and every plain,
Peals out the muffled, sad refrain,
That Douglass is dead.
"Douglass Dead?" by Frank Barbour Coffin
From the lips of Frederic Douglass,
Came these words of loyalty,
"Judge not harshly these my people,
This is but their infancy,
From the depths they have ascended,
Give them rights, for they are free!"
"Unchained" by Olivia Ward Bush-Banks
A shallow lake, with many waterbirds,
especially egrets: I was showing Mother around,
An extraordinary vivid dream
of Betty & Douglass, and Don—his mother's estate
was on the grounds of a lunatic asylum.
He showed me around.
"Dream Song 101: A shallow lake, with many waterbirds" by John Berryman

In news:

Douglass hires Tippin as girls basketball coach.
General John Douglass , the Democrats' candidate for the 5th Congressional District seat, stopped in Bedford last week to hold a panel discussion, one of a number that he's holding around the district.
Highway 53 at Douglass Road.
Douglass WR Paul Harris commits to Tennessee.
Douglass classmates' lives are intertwined with Columbia's history.
Juneteenth activities planned at Douglass Park.
Douglass High gets students involved as stakeholders in sustainability.
If you ever get out Douglass way on Hwy 21, I found your place.
Got a chance today to meet Angie Davis with the Douglass Corner Cafe' today.
Walton was arrested along with Christa Jean Landen, 22, Douglass, Kan.
The exhibition was organized on the occasion of this past weekend's conference of the same name curated by longtime Judd fabricator , Peter Ballantine and Arcy Douglass with assistance from Jeff Jahn.
The Douglass High School scandal should get the attention of the Legislature.
The annual "Week in the Highlands" celebration kicked off last weekend with a 5K run and the Highlands-Douglass Big Rock Jazz & Blues Fest, but they saved the best for last.
A Tulare County Area Regional Gang Enforcement Team officer shot and killed a wanted felon in the Pixley area Tuesday, sheriff's spokeswoman Chris Douglass said.
With Capitol statue of Frederick Douglass, DC gets some respect.
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In science:

Those without directions, are listed as VBs in the Washington Visual Double Star Catalog (Worley & Douglass 1997).
Thirty New Low-Mass Spectroscopic Binaries
Douglass Cutting, Julian Kupiec, Jan Pedersen, and Penelope Sibun 1992.
Recognizing Text Genres with Simple Metrics Using Discriminant Analysis
Prince, ”The inverse problem of the calculus of variations: The use of geometrical calculus in Douglas’s analysis”, Trans.
On non-holonomic systems and variational principles
Douglass, Editor (University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 1977).
Precise Gravitational Tests via the SEE Mission: A Proposal for Space-Based Measurements
This emission, combined with inconsistencies in the (BV) colors measured for this star (Klemola 1962; Blanco, Demers, & Douglass 1970; Kilkenny 1995; Turon et al. 1997) are probably indicative of some kind of dust shell or other aggregation of circumstellar material.
The Origins and Evolutionary Status of B Stars Found Far From the Galactic Plane I: Composition and Spectral Features
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