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Yankee or Yank

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Yankee or Yank

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  • Yankee or Yank
  • Yankee Doodle

Synonyms for American

a native or inhabitant of the United States

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Americans have ever been a restless, questing, hopeful people, and we must bring to our task today the vision and will of those who came before us.
The brave Americans serving our nation today in the Persian Gulf, in Somalia, and wherever else they stand, are testament to our resolve, but our greatest strength is the power of our ideas, which are still new in many lands.
At this reception we met many Americans, among them Justices Fuller and Harlan, of the United States Supreme Court.
The Americans had strung out in the modern fashion at distances of thirty miles or so, and were steaming to keep themselves between the Germans and either the eastern states or Panama; because, vital as it was to defend the seaboard cities and particularly New York, it was still more vital to save the canal from any attack that might prevent the return of the main fleet from the Pacific.
You stop at the Schreiber--you'll find it full of Americans.
The Gun Club once founded, it is easy to conceive the result of the inventive genius of the Americans.
Flanagan was there again: he was an American, a short, snub-nosed youth with a jolly face and a laughing mouth.
It was true she gave it the support of her laying down that certain Americans could tell immediately who other Americans were, leaving him to judge whether or no she herself belonged to the critical or only to the criticised half of the nation.
I don't know whether Americans are more SINCERE; I haven't yet made up my mind about that.
Those legions of strangers, hurrying from all parts of the globe toward the American shores, would they leave the Union without having seen Barbicane, Nicholl, and Michel Ardan?
They say that when good Americans die they go to Paris," chuckled Sir Thomas, who had a large wardrobe of Humour's cast-off clothes.
At the close of the American Revolution he was still in London, and scarce on the threshold of active life.
State of the fur trade of the Rocky Mountains American enterprises General Ashley and his associates Sublette, a famous leader Yearly rendezvous among the mountains Stratagems and dangers of the trade Bands of trappers Indian banditti Crows and Blackfeet Mountaineers Traders of the Far West Character and habits of the trapper
The geological formation of that portion of the American Union, which lies between the Alleghanies and the Rocky Mountains, has given rise to many ingenious theories.
It is generally believed that the Aborigines of the American continent have an Asiatic origin.
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