from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Crockett, David Known as "Davy.” 1786-1836. American frontiersman and politician who was a U.S. representative from Tennessee (1827-1831 and 1833-1835) and joined the Texas revolutionaries fighting against Mexico. He died at the siege of the Alamo.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A surname.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. United States frontiersman and Tennessee politician who died at the siege of the Alamo (1786-1836)
Sorry, no etymologies found.
The one, the true, the real King of the Wild Frontier, Davy, Davy Crockett is Fess Parker.
A dyspeptic, wheelchair-bound industrial tycoon, Jason Crockett is horrified to find his country estate set upon by malevolent croaking frogs, apparently mutated by pesticides he has been using.
Boone and Crockett is not really a representative cross section of hunters.
Davy Crockett is a pragmatic individual but I would prefer his rules of engagement dealing with the ‘bear in the forest’ than ours now. on June 11, 2007 at 10: 24 pm | Reply CSI: UK
She grew up in Crockett, Texas, a displaced liberal in the conservative piney woods where I cut my own journalistic teeth.
However his interest in Crockett throws a neat wrench in that theory.
As far as Davy Crockett is concerned, Mexican sources DO tell a differing tale from the "official party line" but many Texas historians and researchers are risking lives and reputations to seriously consider the Mexican version.
For the season, Crockett is 3-3 with 77 strikeouts and 15 walks in 56 1/3 innings.
« NO TIME LIKE THE PRESENT • by Justin Crockett | Home | LOCKOUT • by Robert Hamill »
« AND THE WELL RUNS DEEP • by Jason Stout | Home | NO TIME LIKE THE PRESENT • by Justin Crockett »
Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.