Winfield Scott

Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for Winfield Scott

United States general who was a hero of the War of 1812 and who defeated Santa Anna in the Mexican War (1786-1866)


References in periodicals archive ?
El 27 de diciembre de 1931, para su decepcion, dio a luz a un varon al que decidieron llamar Winfield Scott Moore III.
While Drummond took up his post as lieutenant-governor, Brown ordered the establishment of two Camps of Instruction in the State of New York: one at Buffalo under Brigadier General Winfield Scott, and a second at Plattsburgh under command of Brigadier General George Izard.
Houston and Winfield Scott, General-in-Chief of that war, are likewise showcased.
Cosa semejante a lo que vamos diciendo le profetizo Winfield Scott a Lincoln cuando hablaron, antes de que estallara la Guerra Civil, en el siglo XIX.
Major General Winfield Scott, the general-in-chief of the US Army and hero of the War of 1812 and the Mexican War, contested with the incumbent President, Millard Fillmore, to win the Whig Party's presidential nomination.
Winfield Scott to begin rounding up the Cherokees, moving them into stockades in North Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, and Tennessee.
Written by Winfield Scott and Otis Blackwell, it tells of a man mailing a letter to his girlfriend after an argument.
7) A frustrated and increasingly unpopular President grudgingly turned to Winfield Scott.
And so, I should note that for more than a century, William and Mary's senior and most famous military alumnus was General Winfield Scott of Vera Cruz fame.
A It was written by Otis Blackwell and Winfield Scott for his 1962 movie Girls, Girls, Girls.
Lee, James Longstreet, and Winfield Scott Hancock stand out while their story is represented through visual intrigue.
Winfield Scott and Commodore Connor at Vera Cruz shared interests and had a friendly rapport.
This book provides an in-depth examination of the Battle of Gettysburg and the contribution of Union General Winfield Scott Hancock.
Las dramaticas recreaciones a todo color de las batallas clave de la guerra se basan en notas y memorias de los combatientes de ambos lados: Zachary Taylor, Winfield Scott, el legendario general mexicano Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna, y muchos otos.
The Soldiers' Home was established in 1851 as an "asylum for old and disabled veterans" with the help of General Winfield Scott, who commanded American troops during the Mexican War.