Definition of Annapolis
1. Noun. State capital of Maryland; site of the United States Naval Academy.
Generic synonyms: State Capital
Group relationships: Free State, Maryland, Md, Old Line State
Definition of Annapolis
1. Proper noun. The capital of the state of Maryland ¹
2. Proper noun. The United States Naval Academy, located in the above city. ¹
¹ Source: wiktionary.com
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Literary usage of Annapolis
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Bulletin of the New York Public Library by New York Public Library (1899)
"annapolis : Jonas Green, 1749. 56 pp. F°. Votes and Proceedings. [May 8- June 2, 1750. ... annapolis: Jonas Green, 1757. 52 pp. 4 . Votes and Proceedings. ..."
2. History of the United States of America Under the Constitution by James Schouler (1899)
"annapolis offered no positive resistance, and through the sparse, flat country of this new ... At annapolis Junction, trains for the capital, sent by Scott, ..."
3. History of the American Theatre by George Overcash Seilhamer (1888)
"AFTER the close of the Philadelphia season in May, 1770, the American Company went South, playing at annapolis and Williamsburg in the winter of 1770-1 and ..."
4. The Maritime Provinces: A Handbook for Travellers. A Guide to the Chief by Moses Foster Sweetser, Osgood, James R., & Co., pub (1875)
"St. John to Halifax, by the annapolis Valley, The distance between St. John and Halifax ... The annapolis-Halifax line is only practicable 4 times a week. ..."
5. A History of the People of the United States: From the Revolution to the by John Bach McMaster (1895)
"Now the Federalists wanted but one more elector to secure a Federalist Senate for five years; and as annapolis was Republican by about thirty majority, ..."
6. A Dictionary of Books Relating to America, from Its Discovery to the Present by Joseph Sabin, Wilberforce Eames, Bibliographical Society of America, Robert William Glenroie Vail (1879)
"annapolis: Jeremiah STATE NORMAL SCHOOL. First Annual Catalogue . ... annapolis. 1867. 8vo, pp. 109, iii. 45374 Testimony taken before a Committee of the ..."
7. Autobiography of George Dewey: Admiral of the Navy by George Dewey (1913)
"annapolis was not then so well known as West Point, being only nine years old. We owe the efficiency of the personnel of our navy to annapolis ; and we owe ..."