Confederate

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Confederate Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a person who joins with another in carrying out some plan (especially an unethical or illegal plan)
  • someone who assists in a plot
  • a supporter of the Confederate States of America
  • form a confederation with; of nations
  • form a group or unite; "The groups banded together"
  • of or having to do with the southern Confederacy during the Civil War; "Confederate soldiers"
  • united in a confederacy or league

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a supporter of the Confederate States of America ,
  • someone who assists in a plot ,
  • a person who joins with another in carrying out some plan (especially an unethical or illegal plan)

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Confederate'


  • Confederate government of Kentucky: The Confederate government of Kentucky was a shadow government established for the Commonwealth of Kentucky by a self-constituted group of Confederate sympathizers
  • Confederate States Secretary of the Navy: The Confederate States Secretary of the Navy was the head of the Confederate States Department of the Navy. Stephen R. Mallory held this position through
  • Confederate States of America Secretary of the Treasury: The Confederate States Secretary of the Treasury was the head of the Confederate States Department of the Treasury. Three men served in this post throughout
  • Confederate States Army: The Confederate States Army was the military ground force of the Confederate States of America, also known as the "Confederacy", while the Confederacy
  • United Confederate Veterans: The United Confederate Veterans was an association of ex-Confederate soldiers and sailors, founded in New Orleans on June 10, 1889. See also: List of
  • Louis Hébert (Confederate Army officer): civil engineer, writer and soldier who became a brigadier general in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War. Born in Bayou Goula, Iberville parish
  • Congress of the Confederate States: The Congress of the Confederate States was the legislative body of the Confederate States of America, existing during the American Civil War between 1861
  • Confederate State Capitol building (Arkansas): The Confederate State Capitol building in Washington, Arkansas was the capital of the Confederate state government of Arkansas, during 1863–1865, after

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Confederate Sample Sentences in News


  • NAACP opposes Confederate display at Brevard library
    A complaint about an annual Confederate-focused Civil War display at Brevard County’s main library in Cocoa has triggered a review of county policy on such displays. The Central Brevard County branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People filed a citizens’ request to the Brevard County Commission, in which the NAACP indicates opposit Read more on this news related to 'Confederate'
  • Confederate veterans are rebels without a hall
    TALLAHASSEE — Former Confederate soldiers might not be admitted to the state Veterans’ Hall of Fame anytime soon —- but if there’s anything that their supporters are familiar with, it’s fighting for a lost cause. Read more on this news related to 'Confederate'
  • Confederate flag at center of US Supreme Court free speech case
    Can US motorists put the Confederate flag -- seen by some as a symbol of racist oppression of the slavery-era South -- on their license plates and call it freedom of expression? The US Supreme Court seemed sharply divided on the issue Monday. The nine justices heard arguments in a freedom of expression case looking at whether a state or its residents should contro Read more on this news related to 'Confederate'

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