Definition of Deere

1. Noun. United States industrialist who manufactured plows suitable for working the prairie soil (1804-1886).

Exact synonyms: John Deere
Generic synonyms: Industrialist

Definition of Deere

1. Adjective. (archaic spelling of dear) ¹

2. Noun. (archaic spelling of dear) ¹

3. Noun. (archaic spelling of deer) ¹

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Definition of Deere

1. grievous [adj] - See also: grievous

Lexicographical Neighbors of Deere

deer in the headlights
deer ked
deer meat
deer mouse
deer mushroom
deer stalker
deer stalking
deer tick
deer ticks
deer trail
deere (current term)

Literary usage of Deere

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of Chancery: During by Great Britain Court of Chancery, Edward Thurlow Thurlow, Alexander Wedderburn Rosslyn, Jonathan Cogswell Perkins (1844)
"(1) MATTHEW deere, by his will, created a term of 500 years, for the purpose of paying all his debts of what nature or kind soever ; and subject to the term ..."

2. American Agricultural Implements: A Review of Invention and Development in by Robert L. Ardrey (1894)
"deere & Company have probably the most complete organization of any house iu the west; ... The following are the officers of the company: Charles H. deere, ..."

3. The American Reports: Containing All Decisions of General Interest Decided by Isaac Grant Thompson, Irving Browne (1872)
"They deny that it is through the skill of John deere and his energy the plow has been improved, or that it is preferable to those manufactured at other ..."

4. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of Chancery: During by William Brown, Robert Henley Eden Henley (1819)
"deere. Margery deere, after making her will, together with her co-heir Matthew deere Percival, contracted to sell certain parts of their estate which had ..."

5. A Tour of St. Louis; Or, The Inside Life of a Great City by Joseph A. Dacus, James William Buel (1878)
"This house, which is a branch of the great plow works of deere & Co. ... With the year 1878 the plow works of deere & Company entered upon the thirty-first ..."

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