Farewell address

  • 1 farewell address — 1. (caps.) U.S. Hist. a statement that President George Washington published in a Philadelphia newspaper in 1796 to announce that he would not run for a third term and to give his views on foreign and domestic policy. 2. a speech delivered by… …

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  • 2 farewell address — leave taking speech, speech made at a person s departure from an office or position …

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  • 3 farewell address — 1. (caps.) U.S. Hist. a statement that President George Washington published in a Philadelphia newspaper in 1796 to announce that he would not run for a third term and to give his views on foreign and domestic policy. 2. a speech delivered by… …

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  • 4 George Washington's Farewell Address — George Washington s was written to the people of the United States at the end of his second term as President of the United States. It appeared in many Americans newspapers on September 19, 1796. Technically speaking, it was not an address, but… …

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  • 5 Andrew Jackson: Farewell Address — ▪ Primary Source              In his Farewell Address, written with the help of Chief Justice Roger B. Taney and delivered March 4, 1837, Andrew Jackson reviewed the accomplishments of his administration and explained the motivation of some of… …

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  • 6 Abraham Lincoln's Farewell Address — Lincoln s Farewell Address was a speech made by president elect Abraham Lincoln in Springfield, Illinois on February 11, 1861 [Library of Congress, manuscript exhibit, Lincoln s Farewell . American Treasuries of the Library of Congress] on his… …

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  • 7 Dwight D. Eisenhower: Farewell Address — ▪ Primary Source       A new Eisenhower seemed to emerge during 1959 and 1960, when the President, at last in health, and acting without the advisers Secretary of the Treasury George M. Humphrey, Secretary of State John Foster Dulles, and… …

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  • 8 George Washington: Farewell Address — ▪ Primary Source       Washington s Farewell Address was never delivered by him. It appeared first by his own arrangement in a newspaper at Philadelphia, then the seat of the national government. Designed in part to remove him from consideration… …

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  • 9 (the) Farewell Address — the Farewell Address [the Farewell Address] the speech made by President George ↑Washington to the US people when he ↑retired. It was not spoken publicly by Washington but published in the American Daily Advertiser, a ↑Philadelphia newspaper, on… …

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  • 10 Lee's Farewell Address — General Robert E. Lee issued his Farewell Address to his Army of Northern Virginia on April 10, 1865, the day after he surrendered the army to Ulysses S. Grant. Lee s surrender was instrumental in bringing about the end of the American Civil… …

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  • 11 Farewell speech — A Farewell speech is a speech given by an individual leaving a position or place. They are often used by public figures such as politicians as a form of conclusion to the preceding career (such as that given by Ronald Reagan); or as statements… …

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  • 12 farewell — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ fond ▪ emotional, tearful ▪ sad ▪ silent ▪ I said a silent farewell to my home as I left for the city …

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  • 13 Farewell, My Lovely — Infobox Book | name = Farewell, My Lovely title orig = translator = image caption = First edition cover 1940 pub. Alfred A. Knopf author = Raymond Chandler cover artist = country = United States language = English series = genre = Crime novel… …

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  • 14 address — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 where you live/work ADJECTIVE ▪ home, private ▪ business ▪ contact ▪ Please leave a contact address. ▪ …

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  • 15 farewell — Synonyms and related words: Godspeed, adieu, aloha, by, bye bye, conge, departing, departure, doch an dorrach, final, good bye, last, leave, leave taking, leaving, outward bound, parting, parting words, send off, so long, stirrup cup, valediction …

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  • 16 Gettysburg Address — For the text of the Gettysburg Address, see Gettysburg Address at Wikisource. Main article: Consecration of the National Cemetery at Gettysburg The only confirmed photo of Abraham Lincoln (circled) at Gettysburg, taken about noon, just after… …

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  • 17 A Soldier's Farewell — Infobox Dad s Army episode number episode name=043 A Soldier s Farewell script=Jimmy Perry and David Croft director=David Croft producer=David Croft recorded=Friday 2/6/72 original transmission=13/10/72 6.50pm series=Five length=30 minutes… …

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  • 18 Lyndon Baines Johnson: Inaugural Address — ▪ Primary Source       Wednesday, January 20, 1965       My fellow countrymen, on this occasion, the oath I have taken before you and before God is not mine alone, but ours together. We are one nation and one people. Our fate as a nation and our… …

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  • 19 valedictory address — noun a farewell oration (especially one delivered during graduation exercises by an outstanding member of a graduating class) • Syn: ↑valediction, ↑valedictory oration, ↑valedictory • Derivationally related forms: ↑valedictory (for: ↑valedictory) …

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  • 20 Works '95–'05 — Infobox Album Name = Works 95 05 Type = Compilation album Artist = Yoshinori Sunahara Released = March 21, 2007 Recorded = Genre = Length = Label = Ki/oon Records Producer = Reviews = Last album = Lovebeat (2001) This album = Works 95 05 (2007)… …

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