the soldiers from Vermont in the American Revolution, originally organized by Ethan Allen around 1770 to oppose the territorial claims of New York.
the members of the armed bands of Vermont organized in 1770 to oppose New York’s territorial claims. Under Ethan Allen they won fame in the War of American Independence
plural noun 1. a mountain range in Vermont: a part of the Appalachian system. Highest peak, Mt. Mansfield, 4393 feet (1339 meters). plural noun 1. a mountain range in E North America, extending from Canada through Vermont into W Massachusetts: part of the Appalachian system. Highest peak: Mount Mansfield, 1338 m (4393 ft) Range of […]
noun 1. Vermont (used as a nickname).
[green-nis] /ˈgrin nɪs/ noun 1. the quality or state of being . 2. vegetation, grass, or the like; verdure or verdancy. 3. lack of maturity or experience; youthfulness. 4. the state or quality of being naive; innocence; gullibility. n. Old English grennes; see green + -ness. Meaning “immaturity” is from early 15c. Walpole coined greenth […]
[gree-nuh k, gren-uh k] /ˈgri nək, ˈgrɛn ək/ noun 1. a seaport in the Strathcylde region, in SW Scotland, on the Firth of Clyde. /ˈɡriːnək/ noun 1. a port in SW Scotland, in Inverclyde on the Firth of Clyde: shipbuilding and other marine industries. Pop: 45 467 (2001)