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

  • Trumbull 1, John 1750-1831. American poet noted for his satirical works, including The Progress of Dulness (1772-1773).
  • Trumbull 2, John 1756-1843. American painter of historical scenes, such as The Battle of Bunker's Hill (1786) and The Declaration of Independence (1786-1797).
  • Trumbull, Jonathan 1710-1785. American politician. As governor of Connecticut (1769-1784) he provided supplies and support for the Continental Army during the American Revolution.

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  • n. American satirical poet (1750-1831)
  • n. American Revolutionary leader who as governor of Connecticut provided supplies for the Continental Army (1710-1785)
  • n. American painter of historical scenes (1756-1843)


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