Definition of Colin luther powell
1. Noun. United States general who was the first African American to serve as chief of staff; later served as Secretary of State under President George W. Bush (born 1937).
Generic synonyms: Full General, General, National Leader, Solon, Statesman
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Literary usage of Colin luther powell
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Black Americans in Defense of Our Nation: Female Participation & Involvement by DIANE Publishing Company (1990)
"For someone born during the Depression to poor, but hard working parents, Colin Luther Powell can lay claim to certain guiding principles in his life. ..."