Definitions

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

  • A city of north-central Colorado north-northeast of Denver. It was founded in 1870 as a cooperative farm and temperance center and named for its patron, Horace Greeley. Population: 89,000.
  • Greeley, Horace 1811-1872. American journalist and politician who founded and edited the New York Tribune (1841-1872).

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  • n. United States journalist with political ambitions (1811-1872)

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Examples

  • GREELEY - Greeley police arrested a woman after she admitted allowing her 8-year-old son to smoke marijuana several times, in addition to giving him Percocet, a prescription painkiller, for his headaches.

    Denver Post: News: Breaking: Local

  • GREELEY - Knocks on the doors of 1,000 homes and apartments in Greeley have yielded no clues.

    Denver Post: News: Breaking: Local

  • GREELEY - Greeley and Weld County crews have cut a channel through a road to direct overflow from the Cache La Poudre River and plan to build a larger culvert once the high waters subside.

    Denver Post: News: Breaking: Local

  • GREELEY - The search for a 12 - year-old Greeley girl missing for a week continued Saturday, focusing on five locations near her home, including a lake.

    Denver Post: News: Breaking: Local

  • GREELEY - Operations at a controversial Immigration and Customs Enforcement field office are revving up, heartening local law enforcement, while reviving criticisms that the facility will further divide Greeley along racial lines.

    Denver Post: News: Breaking: Local

  • GREELEY - The city of Greeley is joining the Irrigation

    Greeley Tribune - Top Stories

  • GREELEY - Citizens in this northern Colorado city today began rebuilding something called The Greeley Fence, similar to one that surrounded Greeley more than a hundred years ago.

    Greeley Tribune - Top Stories

  • GREELEY - The city of Greeley will offer an adult recreation lacrosse league, starting Aug. 4.

    Greeley Tribune - Top Stories

  • GREELEY - A new Greeley law that went into effect last week means police will ticket any drivers who actually STOP for a stop sign, instead of rolling on through and not stopping.

    Greeley Tribune - Top Stories

  • GREELEY BLUES JAM ┬╗ TODAY: 2 p. m.-midnight today in downtown Greeley.

    Greeley Tribune - Top Stories

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