from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Crawford, Joan Originally Lucille Le Sueur. 1908-1977. American actress noted for her portrayals of tough-minded, ambitious women in films such as The Women (1939) and Mildred Pierce (1945), for which she won an Academy Award.
  • Crawford, Thomas 1814-1857. American sculptor and noted exponent of neoclassicism. His works include Armed Freedom atop the U.S. Capitol.

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  • proper n. An English and Scottish habitational surname derived from several different placenames.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A Crawford peach; a well-known freestone peach, with yellow flesh, first raised by Mr. William Crawford, of New Jersey.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. United States neoclassical sculptor (1814-1857)
  • n. United States film actress (1908-1977)


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