Roosevelt

Primary Meanings of Roosevelt

1.
n
32nd President of the United States; elected four times; instituted New Deal to counter the Great Depression and led country during World War II (1882-1945)
2.
n
26th President of the United States; hero of the Spanish-American War; Panama Canal was built during his administration
3.
n
wife of Franklin Roosevelt and a strong advocate of human rights (1884-1962)
Full Definitions of Roosevelt
1

n 32nd President of the United States; elected four times; instituted New Deal to counter the Great Depression and led country during World War II (1882-1945)

2

n 26th President of the United States; hero of the Spanish-American War; Panama Canal was built during his administration

“"Theodore Roosevelt said `Speak softly but carry a big stick'" (1858-1919)”
Synonyms:
President Roosevelt, President Theodore Roosevelt, Theodore Roosevelt
Example of:
Chief Executive, President, President of the United States, United States President
the person who holds the office of head of state of the United States government
3

n wife of Franklin Roosevelt and a strong advocate of human rights (1884-1962)

Synonyms:
Anna Eleanor Roosevelt, Eleanor Roosevelt
Example of:
diplomat, diplomatist
an official engaged in international negotiations
author, writer
writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)

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