Texas Ranger

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Texas Ranger a member of the Texas state highway patrol; formerly a mounted lawman who maintained order on the frontier
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Usage

In literature:

See "Indian Culture," "Texas Rangers.
"Guide to Life and Literature of the Southwest" by J. Frank Dobie
We had all been Texas Rangers, but when the war broke out we were out of a job.
"Arizona Nights" by Stewart Edward White
Texas rangers had met the Apache chief in an engagement on the banks of the Rio Grande.
"The Round-up" by John Murray and Marion Mills Miller
Longstreth, you're ignorant of the power of Texas Rangers.
"The Lone Star Ranger" by Zane Grey
We fought Kiowas, drove cattle, and rangered side by side nearly all over Texas.
"Roads of Destiny" by O. Henry
We were in the Texas Rangers together, and pulled each other through a lot of close places.
"Bucky O'Connor" by William MacLeod Raine
Hoddy, Thrombley and I then went in, to be met by a couple of New Texas Rangers, one of them the officer who had called at the Embassy.
"Lone Star Planet" by Henry Beam Piper and John Joseph McGuire
Then I went to Texas and rode with the rangers a year or two.
"Trail's End" by George W. Ogden
In Texas Indians rarely do, and never when they engage in a fight with Rangers.
"The Lone Ranche" by Captain Mayne Reid
Then here's to the Texas Ranger, Past, present and to come!
"Cowboy Songs" by Various
Now I've got tortillas and bacon and coffee, and I'm that comfortable I wouldn't stir for a whole company of Texas Rangers!
"Blue Bonnet's Ranch Party" by C. E. Jacobs
He knew the record of the Texas Rangers.
"Oh, You Tex!" by William Macleod Raine
He was at one time a member of the famous Texas rangers, and had reputation as an Indian fighter.
"The Story of the Outlaw" by Emerson Hough
In 1860, or when he was fifteen years old, his mother had been retaken by the Texas Rangers.
"Boys' Book of Frontier Fighters" by Edwin L. Sabin
They are Morgan's Texas Rangers.
"History of Morgan's Cavalry" by Basil W. Duke
Their war record, as the Texas Rangers, will bear me out in this opinion.
"The Boy Spy" by Joseph Kerby
THE BORDER BOYS WITH THE TEXAS RANGERS.
"The Boy Aviators' Flight for a Fortune" by Wilbur Lawton
John Harman has returned from Texas and tells many strange stories of the rangers and life on the border.
"Memoir of John Howe Peyton" by Various
Under the protection of a band of Texas Rangers, Howard returned to San Elizario, twenty-five miles below El Paso.
"History of 'Billy the Kid'" by Chas. A. Siringo
In 1838 young Webber went to Texas where he was with the Rangers for several years.
"Kentucky in American Letters, v. 1 of 2" by John Wilson Townsend
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In news:

Texas Rangers' manual had steroids errors.
Last night at Comerica Park, Starter Justin Verlander was able to limit the explosive Texas Rangers to just two runs in a 2 – 0 loss.
So when Derek Holland's sinker didn't sink Friday night against the Los Angeles Angels, it resulted in a couple of flashy Angel Stadium firework displays and, ultimately, a 6-1 loss for the Texas Rangers.
Food discounts spark a Texas Rangers investigation.
Mike Adams avoided disaster in the eighth inning and helped preserve the Texas Rangers' 7-5 win against the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night at Rangers Balklpark.
Texas Rangers president Nolan Ryan answered your questions in a live chat Thursday.
Texas Rangers starting pitcher Yu Darvish (11) throws against the Seattle Mariners in in the first inning of MLB baseball action at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, Texas on Friday, September 14, 2012.
Actor Chuck Norris to become honorary Texas Ranger .
"Walker, Texas Ranger " Publicity Photo.
ARLINGTON, Texas — Last year, Adrian Beltre became the Texas Ranger s' first Gold Glove third baseman since Buddy Bell in 1984.
Texas Ranger 's New $26 Hotdog Proves Everything Really is Bigger in Texas.
Photo courtesy of The Texas Ranger s.
The Texas Ranger s unveiled a new menu item that would be available in the ballparks new center field restaurant,the Capt.
Rebecca Winters, 'The Texas Ranger 's Reward'.
Ignore Texas Ranger plants for best results.
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In science:

Summary of Performed Runs Each of the calculations is carried out on 16 to 32 processors of the Ranger cluster10 at the Texas Advanced Computing Center at the University of Texas at Austin.
Dwarf Galaxies with Ionizing Radiation Feedback. I: Escape of Ionizing Photons
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