Hamilton

Primary Meanings of Hamilton

1.
n
the capital of Bermuda
2.
n
a port city in southeastern Ontario at the western end of Lake Ontario
3.
n
United States statesman and leader of the Federalists; as the first Secretary of the Treasury he establish a federal bank; was mortally wounded in a duel with Aaron Burr (1755-1804)
4.
n
Irish mathematician (1806-1865)
5.
n
English beauty who was the mistress of Admiral Nelson (1765-1815)
6.
n
United States toxicologist known for her work on industrial poisons (1869-1970)
Full Definitions of Hamilton
1

n the capital of Bermuda

Example of:
city, metropolis, urban center
a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts
2

n a port city in southeastern Ontario at the western end of Lake Ontario

Example of:
city, metropolis, urban center
a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts
port
a place (seaport or airport) where people and merchandise can enter or leave a country
3

n United States statesman and leader of the Federalists; as the first Secretary of the Treasury he establish a federal bank; was mortally wounded in a duel with Aaron Burr (1755-1804)

Synonyms:
Alexander Hamilton
Example of:
national leader, solon, statesman
a man who is a respected leader in national or international affairs
4

n Irish mathematician (1806-1865)

Synonyms:
Sir William Rowan Hamilton, William Rowan Hamilton
Example of:
mathematician
a person skilled in mathematics
5

n English beauty who was the mistress of Admiral Nelson (1765-1815)

Synonyms:
Amy Lyon, Lady Emma Hamilton
Example of:
Lady, noblewoman, peeress
a woman of the peerage in Britain
6

n United States toxicologist known for her work on industrial poisons (1869-1970)

Synonyms:
Alice Hamilton
Example of:
toxicologist
one who studies the nature and effects of poisons and their treatment

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