Definition of Sam Adams

1. Noun. American Revolutionary leader and patriot; an organizer of the Boston Tea Party and signer of the Declaration of Independence (1722-1803).

Exact synonyms: Adams, Samuel Adams
Generic synonyms: American Revolutionary Leader



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Literary usage of Sam Adams

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Narrative and Critical History of America by Justin Winsor (1889)
"Some of them were discovered among the Sam. Adams papers in 1842, and there are several letters in the Gen. Thomas papers. -A letter given in 1825, ..."

2. Records Relating to the Early History of Boston by Boston (Mass.). Registry Dept (1883)
"This coppy above was heare entred the 28th 12 mo, 166O, by mee, Sam Adams, R. See the next Page which is : 145 : Page' |.17 1.] Know all men by thes prsents ..."

3. The Siege of Boston by Allen French (1911)
"CHAPTER III CHARLES TOWNSHEND, Sam Adams, AND THE MASSACRE UNFORTUNATELY, when the Stamp Act was repealed, the way had been left open for future trouble. ..."

4. History of Chelmsford, Massachusetts by Wilson Waters, Henry Spaulding Perham (1917)
"Hinchman, Will Underwood, Josiah Richardson, Leftenant Foster; Clerk: Sam Adams. 1679. Selectmen: Capt. Adams, Capt. Hinchman, Will Underwood ..."

5. Narrative and Critical History of America by Justin Winsor (1889)
"Some of them were discovered among the Sam. Adams papers in 1842, and there are several letters in the Gen. Thomas papers. -A letter given in 1825, ..."

6. Records Relating to the Early History of Boston by Boston (Mass.). Registry Dept (1883)
"This coppy above was heare entred the 28th 12 mo, 166O, by mee, Sam Adams, R. See the next Page which is : 145 : Page' |.17 1.] Know all men by thes prsents ..."

7. The Siege of Boston by Allen French (1911)
"CHAPTER III CHARLES TOWNSHEND, Sam Adams, AND THE MASSACRE UNFORTUNATELY, when the Stamp Act was repealed, the way had been left open for future trouble. ..."

8. History of Chelmsford, Massachusetts by Wilson Waters, Henry Spaulding Perham (1917)
"Hinchman, Will Underwood, Josiah Richardson, Leftenant Foster; Clerk: Sam Adams. 1679. Selectmen: Capt. Adams, Capt. Hinchman, Will Underwood ..."

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