Plymouth Colony

(redirected from Plimouth)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Words related to Plymouth Colony

colony formed by the Pilgrims when they arrived at Plymouth Rock in 1620

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
The next day we spent quite a bit of time at Plimouth Plantation, soaking in the history re-created there.
html Plimouth Plantation Presents information on aspects of Thanksgiving in an entertaining way http://www.
The Plimouth Plantation recreates life for Carver and those early settlers, right down to the clothes the actors wear as they make furniture and tend their animals.
Down the road there is a graphic reminder of the way things were at the recreated Pilgrim village of Plimouth Plantation, which not only uses the original spelling of the name but also brings to life the basic conditions they experienced.
For example, tourists can explore 19th century industrial villages in England; sit in a trench or air raid shelter in London's Imperial War Museum, or witness how New England colonists lived by touring Plimouth Plantation.
According to the Plimouth Plantation, a living history museum in Massachusetts, the only known record of the food eaten that day among the Pilgrims and the Wampanoags, the original Americans, puts seasonal wild fowl - including turkeys, ducks and geese - and venison brought by the Wampanoag on the table.
7) Although I have been unable to find the meaning of 'Plimmouth horse', the term 'Plymouth cloak' is first cited in the second part of Dekker's The Honest Whore by Matheo: ' [S]hall I walke in a Plimouth Cloake, (that's to say) like a rogue, in my hose and doublet, and a crabtree cudgell in my hand, and you swimme in your Sattins?
Led by the exiled Clyfton and the prominent separatist John Robinson, a parish minister from nearby Norfolk who assumed the role of teaching pastor, the separatists drew up a covenant, as Bradford recorded in his Plimouth Plantation account, "and as the Lord's free people .
She has worked in the field of public history for over twenty years, including the Norlands Living History Center, Colonial Williamsburg, Plimouth Plantation, Elderhostel, the Museum of the Southern Jewish Experience, and the Weaving Women's Words Project of the Jewish Women's Archive.
As Ruland and Bradbury describe William Bradford's diary, Of Plimouth Plantation, which was completed in 1650 though not published until 1856, it "testifies repeatedly to the shortcomings of the sons when measured by the dreams of their fathers.
The General Laws and Liberties of New Plimouth [sic] Colony, enacted in 1671, provides:
Worthen ("Reconstructing the Globe: Constructing Ourselves"), in discussing the different ways various historical reconstructions from Disney World to Colonial Williamsburg construct the visitor and commodify experience, points out that plays at the New Globe are not performances of performances (like the performance of actual work by pilgrim-impersonators at Plimouth Plantation, for instance) but rather (and perhaps unavoidably) contemporary engagements by contemporary means with the Shakespearean text.
The relevant provision as published in 1672 by order of the New Plimouth (sic) General Court stated: "And it is further Enacted by this Court, &c.
A pamphlet-sized printed teacher's guide accompanies this informative, thought-provoking program which is one of three in Schlessinger's Colonia life for children series, the others being Plimouth Plantation and St.
ye E: of plimouth by reason of his small experience was not able to command in Cheife in ye Tangiers expedicon.