[foo g-uh r] /ˈfʊg ər/
[yah-kawp] /ˈyɑ kɔp/ (Show IPA), (“the Rich”) 1459–1525, German financier, a member of a German family of bankers and merchants of the 14th to 17th centuries.
a German family of merchants and bankers, prominent in 15th- and 16th-century Europe
Related Terms honey-fuck
/ˈfjuːdʒɪəʊ/ noun (pl) -gios 1. a former US copper coin worth one dollar, the first authorized by Congress (1787)
[fyoo-ji-tiv] /ˈfyu dʒɪ tɪv/ noun 1. a person who is fleeing, from prosecution, intolerable circumstances, etc.; a runaway: a fugitive from justice; a fugitive from a dictatorial regime. adjective 2. having taken flight, or run away: a fugitive slave. 3. fleeting; transitory; elusive: fugitive thoughts that could not be formulated. 4. Fine Arts. changing color […]
- Fugitive slave act
A law passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, which provided southern slaveholders with legal weapons to capture slaves who had escaped to the free states. The law was highly unpopular in the North and helped to convert many previously indifferent northerners to antislavery.