Mount Vernon

Definitions

  • Washington spent five happy years at Mount Vernon
    Washington spent five happy years at Mount Vernon
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Mount Vernon the former residence of George Washington in northeastern Virginia overlooking the Potomac river
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Additional illustrations & photos:

Washington's Tomb at Mount Vernon Washington's Tomb at Mount Vernon

Usage

In literature:

Miss Caroline M. Davis 1.00 Mount Vernon.
"The American Missionary -- Volume 50, No. 05, May, 1896" by Various
Mount Vernon, First, S., 4.33.
"The American Missionary -- Volume 54, No. 01, January, 1900" by Various
He inherited Mount Vernon.
"A Rebel War Clerk's Diary at the Confederate States Capital" by John Beauchamp Jones
Peale, who was called the soldier artist, was once visiting Washington at Mount Vernon.
"Hero Stories from American History" by Albert F. Blaisdell
He was riding on horseback from Mount Vernon to Williamsburg with important despatches.
"Threads of Grey and Gold" by Myrtle Reed
We are going beyond that, Jim; up to Mount Vernon and beyond by trolley when we leave the elevated.
"Cupid's Middleman" by Edward B. Lent
About four o'clock in the afternoon, the advance of our battery arrived at Mount Vernon.
"Our Battery" by Orlando P. Cutter
George Washington's tomb is situated at some little distance from the mansion at Mount Vernon.
"The Scrap Book, Volume 1, No. 6" by Various
The next morning they were all ready in time for the 10 a. m. boat for Mount Vernon.
"Dorothy's Tour" by Evelyn Raymond
This proceeding aroused his mother's tender solicitude, and she hastened to Mount Vernon to give expression to it.
"History of the Colony and Ancient Dominion of Virginia" by Charles Campbell
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In poetry:

Pushcarts fold and unfold
In a supermarket sea.
And we better find out, mama,
Where is the colored laundromat
Since we move dup to Mount Vernon.
"Cultural Exchange" by Langston Hughes

In news:

MOUNT VERNON — A memorial service will be held for R. Kingsley Arthur on Saturday, Oct 24, beginning at 1 pm at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, with Sgt Major Pete Twitchell officiating.
MOUNT VERNON — When she found her team down 2-0 after just half an inning on Wednesday, Mount Vernon assistant softball coach Lynn Apple wasn't sure what to think.
MOUNT VERNON — Not only did the Mount Vernon High School boys basketball team fall in defeat, 58-46, on Friday night, but it was also dealt another tough loss against the Westerville South Wildcats.
MOUNT VERNON — Thursday's special work session of the Mount Vernon City Schools Board of Education has been changed.
MOUNT VERNON — This season has been one of near misses for the Mount Vernon High School boys basketball team.
MOUNT VERNON — Tuesday night was a big one for the Mount Vernon High School boys volleyball team.
MOUNT VERNON — For the sixth consecutive year, Mount Vernon High School is sending a member of its wrestling squad to state.
Mount Vernon Nazarene University 800 Martinsburg Road Mount Vernon, OH 43050.
MOUNT VERNON — The Dublin Scioto High School boys basketball team rolled into Mount Vernon on Friday night undefeated and hungry for another win.
MOUNT VERNON — Today is a landmark day for the Mount Vernon High School boys volleyball program.
MOUNT VERNON — Dominick Francis Carlo, 87, of Mount Vernon passed away Tuesday afternoon, Sept 15, 2009, at The Laurels of Mount Vernon.
MOUNT VERNON — The Mount Vernon High School wrestling team hosted its first duel meet of the season on Thursday night at Pleasant Street Elementary School.
MOUNT VERNON — Coming off an 18-6 season and an appearance in the state quarterfinals, the Mount Vernon High School boys volleyball team is preparing to embark on their 2008 campaign.
The George Washington Parkway is closed in both directions between Mount Vernon Memorial Highway and Vernon View Drive after a car veered off the roadway this morning.
MOUNT VERNON — Visitors to Mount Vernon Nazarene University may be seeing some changes to the west end of campus in the near future.
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