Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
Multi-word Results
Early American of or characteristic of the colonial and post-colonial periods of U.S. history, esp. of the furniture, utensils, quilts, and other handicrafts produced during this time.
House Un-American Activities Committee a committee of the U.S. House of Representatives (1938-75) created to investigate organizations and individual Americans suspected of being subversive or disloyal to the country. (abbr.: HUAC)
inter-American combined form of American.
Latin American of or having to do with Latin America, or its people or languages. [2 definitions]
Native American an American Indian. [2 definitions]
New American Bible an English language edition Bible, published in 1970, that is approved for use by Roman Catholics.
non-American combined form of American.
North American of or having to do with North America, or its people or languages. [2 definitions]
Pan American Exposition a world's fair held in 1901 in Buffalo, New York, where the use of electricity was the highlight and at which U.S. President William McKinley was assassinated.
Pan-American of, pertaining to, including, or representing North, Central, and South America or their peoples.
South American of or having to do with South America, or its people or languages. [2 definitions]
Spanish-American of or pertaining to Spanish America or its peoples, cultures, languages, or the like. [3 definitions]
Spanish-American War the war fought in 1898 between the United States and Spain.
un-American considered to be contrary to the standards, ideals, and principles of the United States.
War of American Independence see American Revolution.