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American (IPA: /əˈmɛɹəkən/, /əˈmɛɹɪkən/)


American (a.)

Of or pertaining to America; as, the American continent: American Indians.

American (a.)

Of or pertaining to the United States.

American (n.)

A native of America; -- originally applied to the aboriginal inhabitants, but now applied to the descendants of Europeans born in America, and especially to the citizens of the United States.

American

American automobile, manufactured 1917 to 1924

American

Automobile designed by the American Automobile Company

American

Automobile manufactured 1902-1903

American

Automobile manufactured by the American Automobile Company 1911-1912

American

Automobile manufactured by the American Cyclecar Company

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (1886). Wave motion in hydrodynamics . American Journal of Mathematics 9: 62"“96. (quote from p. 62)" - Alfred George Greenhill

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (Cary Grant) is, along with Fred Astaire, the best-dressed actor in American movies" - Fred Astaire

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [I]nfatuation with characters still pervades American classrooms and holds back essential improvement in instruction." - John DeFrancis

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [When the government says] 'everybody gets equal pay,' you get away from the whole American Dream." - Donald Trump

Example Sentence (Quote)

" 13: Thou shalt not bastardize the American language." - Moral Orel


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