Definition of Speer

1. Noun. German Nazi architect who worked for Hitler (1905-1981).

Exact synonyms: Albert Speer
Generic synonyms: Architect, Designer

Definition of Speer

1. n. A sphere.

2. v. t. To ask.

Definition of Speer

1. to inquire [v -ED, -ING, -S] - See also: inquire

Lexicographical Neighbors of Speer

Special Forces
Special K
Special Olympian
Special Olympics
Special Service Requirement
Special Weapons and Tactics squad
Special Weapons and Tactics team
Speech from the Throne
Speed Dice
Speed Die
Speed Dies
Speedy Gonzales
Speer (current term)
Spencer Tracy
Spens' syndrome
Spenserian sonnet
Spenserian sonnets
Spenserian stanza

Literary usage of Speer

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

1. Strategy for Defeat: The Luftwaffe, 1933-1945 by Williamson Murray (1983)
"Speer, Inside the Third Reich, p. 350; and Speer's memorandum to Hitler on the fuel situation, 29.7.44., Imperial War Museum, Speer Collection, ..."

2. Switzerland: And the Adjacent Portions of Italy, Savoy, and the Tyrol by Karl Baedeker (Firm) (1877)
"The ^Speer (6417') is ascended from Wesen in 4'/2 hrs. (guide unnecessary, finger-posts at ... ЗН) the Speer may also bu easily ascended in 3'/2-4 hrs. ..."

3. Spiritual Magazine (1868)
"CAPTAIN Speer AND THE COFFIN. Captain Speer was an officer of the 3rd Surrey ... The Quebec Mercury says:—" WD Speer passed the last winter among us, ..."

4. A Century and a Half of Pittsburg and Her People by John Newton Boucher, John Woolf Jordan (1908)
"Hetty (Morrow) Speer was the daughter of Paul Morrow. Dr. James R. Speer ... William Speer, who was born near Gettysburg in 1764, and died in April, 1829. ..."

5. Proceedings of the ... Annual Congress of Correction of the American by American Correctional Association (1887)
"Judge EMORY Speer, in response to calls, expressed himself in favor of the establishment ... Mr. HAYES said, after Judge Speer had concluded: " Last year, ..."

6. The Congressional Globe ...: 23d Congress to the 42d Congress, Dec. 2, 1833 United States Congress, Francis Preston Blair, John Cook Rives, Franklin Rives, George A. Bailey by United States Congress, Francis Preston Blair, John Cook Rives, Franklin Rives, George A. Bailey (1872)
"2349—to prohibit the payment of Speer, Thomas J., a Representative from Georgia 8 expenses of unsuccessful contests by No. 2387—in relation to bounties 2687 ..."

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