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Anna Eleanor Roosevelt

Definition:

the wife of Franklin Roosevelt and a strong advocate of human rights (born: 1884 – died: 1962)

Class:

person noun (people)

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Etymology:

Dutch roos ("rose") + veld ("field")
(Source: Wiktionary)  [more]

Definition references  (+images)

Britannica Encyclopedia:

Eleanor Roosevelt [American diplomat, humanitarian and first lady] | Anna Eleanor Roosevelt
(Born: October 11, 1884, New York, New York, United States – Died: November 7, 1962, New York City)

American first lady, the wife of Franklin D. Roosevelt, 32nd president of the United States, and a United Nations diplomat and humanitarian. She was, ... (24 of 1260 words, 9 images)

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Collins Dictionary:

Roosevelt | Eleanor Roosevelt [sense-specific] | Anna Eleanor Roosevelt [sense-specific] | Franklin Delano Roosevelt [sense-specific] | Theodore Roosevelt [sense-specific] | FDR [synonym, sense-specific]

1884-1962, US writer, diplomat, and advocate of liberal causes: delegate to the United Nations (1945-52) | 1882-1945, 32nd president of the US ... (21 of 468 words, 3 definitions, 9 usage examples, pronunciation)

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Columbia Encyclopedia:

Roosevelt, Eleanor | Eleanor Roosevelt | Anna Eleanor Roosevelt
(Born: 1884 – Died: 1962)

American humanitarian, born: New York City. The daughter of Elliott Roosevelt and niece of Theodore Roosevelt, she was an active worker in social ... (23 of 443 words, pronunciation)

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Wikipedia:

Anna Roosevelt [disambiguation]

may refer to: Eleanor Seagraves (Anna Eleanor Roosevelt Seagraves) (born 1927), granddaughter of Eleanor and Franklin D. Roosevelt, author and historian | Anna Roosevelt Halsted (1906-1975), first child of Eleanor Roosevelt and Franklin D. Roosevelt | ... (34 of 143 words, 6 definitions)

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Random House Dictionary:

Roosevelt | Anna Roosevelt [sense-specific] | Anna Eleanor Roosevelt [sense-specific] | Eleanor Roosevelt [sense-specific] | Roosevelt, Anna [sense-specific] | Roosevelt, Anna Eleanor [sense-specific] | Roosevelt, Eleanor [sense-specific] | Roosevelt, Franklin [sense-specific] | F.D.R. [sense-specific] | ...

"(Anna) Eleanor Roosevelt": 1884-1962, United States diplomat, author, and lecturer (wife of Franklin Delano Roosevelt). | "Franklin Delano ... (17 of 82 words, 4 definitions, pronunciations)

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Oxford Dictionary:

Eleanor Roosevelt | Roosevelt, Eleanor | Anna Eleanor Roosevelt

(1884-1962) , American humanitarian and diplomat. She was the niece of Theodore Roosevelt, and married Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1905. She was involved ... (23 of 73 words, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/Roosevelt,-Eleanor

American Heritage Dictionary:

Roosevelt | (Anna) Eleanor Roosevelt | Edith Carow Roosevelt | Franklin Delano Roosevelt | Rio Roosevelt | Theodore Roosevelt

American diplomat, writer, and First Lady of the United States (1933-1945) ... | First Lady of the United States (1901-1909) as the wife of President ... (24 of 291 words, 5 definitions, pronunciation)

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New World Dictionary:

Roosevelt

a masculine name | Roosevelt, (Anna) Eleanor 1884-1962; United States writer & delegate to the United Nations: wife of Franklin | (rō″zə vəlt, -velt′; ... (22 of 53 words, 4 definitions, pronunciations)

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Wiktionary:

Roosevelt

An American surname of Dutch origin, derived from words meaning rose and open country; borne by two Presidents of U.S. | [United States] A male given name given in honor of the Presidents. (32 of 43 words, 2 definitions, pronunciations)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/Roosevelt

Merriam-Webster:

Roosevelt

river ab 400 miles (644 kilometers) western central Brazil flowing from western Mato Grosso state north into the Aripuanã (19 of 28 words, pronunciation)

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Roosevelt | Roosevelt, wife of F.D. [originally]

(Anna) Eleanor 1884-1962 American humanitarian and writer (7 of 26 words, pronunciation)

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Roosevelt | Rooseveltian [adjective, related]

Franklin Delano 1882-1945 32d president of the United States (1933-45) (10 of 23 words, pronunciations)

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Roosevelt

Theodore 1858-1919 26th president of the United States (1901-09) (9 of 17 words)

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Macmillan British Dictionary:

writer [countable] | writers [plural]

someone who writes books, stories, or articles as their job ; someone who has written something (16 of 63 words, 3 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/writer

Cambridge Dictionary:

writer

a person who writes books or articles to be published (10 of 25 words, 2 usage examples, pronunciations)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/writer

Encarta Dictionary:

Australia | oz [online, Internet addresses, abbreviation]

the world's smallest continent, situated between the Pacific and Indian oceans. | country encompassing the continent of Australia and the island of ... (21 of 83 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861695775​/definition​.html  [offline]

Etymology reference

Wiktionary:

Roosevelt

Origin: Dutch roos ("rose") + veld ("field")

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/Roosevelt

Audio references

Wikipedia:

Eleanor Roosevelt

Audio: "FDR's 1941 State of the Union (Four Freedoms speech) Edit 1"

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Eleanor Roosevelt

Collins Dictionary:

Roosevelt

Audio: British English pronunciation of "Roosevelt"

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/roosevelt

the Free Dictionary:

Roosevelt

Audio 1: North American English pronunciation of "Roosevelt"

Audio 2: British English pronunciation of "Roosevelt"

Audio 3: North American English pronunciation of "Roosevelt" by speech synthesizer

www​.thefreedictionary​.com​/Roosevelt

Google Dictionary:

Roosevelt

Audio: English pronunciation of "Roosevelt"

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Merriam-Webster Pronunciation:

Roosevelt

Audio: North American pronunciation of "Roosevelt"

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YourDictionary Audio:

Roosevelt

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "Roosevelt" by speech synthesizer

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