Definition of Howard Hughes
1. Noun. United States industrialist who was an aviator and a film producer; during the last years of his life he was a total recluse (1905-1976).
Generic synonyms: Aeronaut, Airman, Aviator, Flier, Flyer, Film Maker, Film Producer, Filmmaker, Movie Maker, Industrialist
Lexicographical Neighbors of Howard Hughes
Literary usage of Howard Hughes
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Political History of the United States of America, During the Great by Edward McPherson (1882)
"... William Howard, William A. Howard, Hughes, Humphrey, Jenkins, ... William A. Howard, Hughes, Humphrey, Jenkins, Junkin, William Kellogg, Kenyon, ..."
2. Opportunities to Address Clinical Research Workforce Diversity Needs for 2010 by Jong-on Hahm, Alex Ommaya (2006)
"Howard Hughes Medical Institute With the support of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute-National Institutes of Health (HHMI-NIH) Medical Scholars Program, ..."
3. Molecular Neurobiology: Proceedings of the 2nd NIMH Conference by Steven Zalcman (1995)
"... Ph.D. Stanford University Medical Center Howard Hughes Medical Institute Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology Beckman Center Stanford, ..."