HyperDic: sherman

English > 4 senses of the word Sherman:
NOUNperson Sherman, William Tecumseh ShermanUnited States general who was commander of all Union troops in the West
person Sherman, Roger ShermanAmerican Revolutionary leader and signer of the Declaration of Independence and the Articles of Confederation and the United States Constitution (1721-1793)
objectSherman, Mount Shermana peak in the Rocky Mountains in central Colorado (14,036 feet high)
locationShermana town in northeastern Texas near the Oklahoma border
Sherman > pronunciation
Soundssher'mahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > Sherman: 4 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningUnited States general who was commander of all Union troops in the West; he captured Atlanta and led a destructive march to the sea that cut the Confederacy in two (1820-1891).
SynonymWilliam Tecumseh Sherman
Instance ofgeneral, full generalA general officer of the highest rank
SpanishWilliam Tecumseh Sherman
CatalanWilliam Tecumseh Sherman
English > Sherman: 4 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningAmerican Revolutionary leader and signer of the Declaration of Independence and the Articles of Confederation and the United States Constitution (1721-1793).
SynonymRoger Sherman
Instance ofAmerican Revolutionary leaderA nationalist leader in the American Revolution and in the creation of the United States
SpanishRoger Sherman, Sherman
CatalanRoger Sherman
English > Sherman: 4 senses > noun 3, object
MeaningA peak in the Rocky Mountains in central Colorado (14,036 feet high).
SynonymMount Sherman
Instance ofmountain peakThe summit of a mountain
Part ofColorado, Centennial State, CO, Colo.A state in west central United States in the Rocky Mountains
English > Sherman: 4 senses > noun 4, location
MeaningA town in northeastern Texas near the Oklahoma border.
Instance oftownAn urban area with a fixed boundary that is smaller than a city
Part ofTexas, Lone-Star State, TX, Tex.The second largest state

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