Marshall

Primary Meanings of Marshall

1.
n
United States actor (1914-1998)
2.
n
United States jurist; as chief justice of the Supreme Court he established the principles of United States constitutional law (1755-1835)
3.
n
United States general and statesman who as Secretary of State organized the European Recovery Program (1880-1959)
Full Definitions of Marshall
1

n United States actor (1914-1998)

Synonyms:
E. G. Marshall
Example of:
actor, histrion, player, role player, thespian
a theatrical performer
2

n United States jurist; as chief justice of the Supreme Court he established the principles of United States constitutional law (1755-1835)

Synonyms:
John Marshall
Example of:
chief justice
the judge who presides over a supreme court
jurist, legal expert
a legal scholar versed in civil law or the law of nations
3

n United States general and statesman who as Secretary of State organized the European Recovery Program (1880-1959)

Synonyms:
George Catlett Marshall, George Marshall
Example of:
full general, general
a general officer of the highest rank
national leader, solon, statesman
a man who is a respected leader in national or international affairs

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