Robinson

1 definition found

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

Robinson

noun

1: English chemist noted for his studies of molecular structures in plants (1886-1975) [syn: {Robinson}, {Robert Robinson}, {Sir Robert Robinson}]

2: United States prizefighter who won the world middleweight championship five times and the world welterweight championship once (1921-1989) [syn: {Robinson}, {Ray Robinson}, {Sugar Ray Robinson}, {Walker Smith}]

3: Irish playwright and theater manager in Dublin (1886-1958) [syn: {Robinson}, {Lennox Robinson}, {Esme Stuart Lennox Robinson}]

4: United States historian who stressed the importance of intellectual and social events for the course of history (1863-1936) [syn: {Robinson}, {James Harvey Robinson}]

5: United States baseball player; first Black to play in the major leagues (1919-1972) [syn: {Robinson}, {Jackie Robinson}, {Jack Roosevelt Robinson}]

6: United States poet; author of narrative verse (1869-1935) [syn: {Robinson}, {Edwin Arlington Robinson}]

7: United States film actor noted for playing gangster roles (1893-1973) [syn: {Robinson}, {Edward G. Robinson}, {Edward Goldenberg Robinson}]


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