Mitchell

Definitions of Mitchell
  1. noun
    United States writer noted for her novel about the South during the American Civil War (1900-1949)
    synonyms: Margaret Mitchell, Margaret Munnerlyn Mitchell
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    example of:
    author, writer
    writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)
  2. noun
    United States astronomer who studied sunspots and nebulae (1818-1889)
    synonyms: Maria Mitchell
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    example of:
    astronomer, stargazer, uranologist
    a physicist who studies astronomy
  3. noun
    United States dancer who formed the first Black classical ballet company (born in 1934)
    synonyms: Arthur Mitchell
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    example of:
    dancer, professional dancer, terpsichorean
    a performer who dances professionally
  4. noun
    United States labor leader; president of the United Mine Workers of America from 1898 to 1908 (1870-1919)
    synonyms: John Mitchell
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    example of:
    labor leader
    a leader of a labor movement
  5. noun
    English aeronautical engineer (1895-1937)
    synonyms: R. J. Mitchell, Reginald Joseph Mitchell
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    example of:
    aeronautical engineer
    an engineer concerned with the design and construction of aircraft
  6. noun
    United States aviator and general who was an early advocate of military air power (1879-1936)
    synonyms: Billy Mitchell, William Mitchell
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    example of:
    aeronaut, airman, aviator, flier, flyer
    someone who operates an aircraft
    full general, general
    a general officer of the highest rank
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