Roosevelt

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Roo·​se·​velt | \ ˈrō-zə-vəlt (Roosevelts' usual pronunciation) How to pronounce Roosevelt (audio) , -ˌvelt also ˈrü- \

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 (Entry 1 of 4)

(Anna) Eleanor 1884–1962 née Roosevelt, wife of Franklin Delano Roosevelt American humanitarian and writer

Roosevelt

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Definition of Roosevelt (Entry 2 of 4)

Franklin Del*a*no \ ˈde-​lə-​ˌnō How to pronounce Roosevelt (audio) \ 1882–1945 32nd president of the U.S. (1933–45)

Roosevelt

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Definition of Roosevelt (Entry 3 of 4)

Theodore 1858–1919 26th president of the U.S. (1901–09)

Roosevelt

geographical name
Roo·​se·​velt | \ ˈrō-zə-ˌvelt How to pronounce Roosevelt (audio) , -vəlt also ˈrü- \

Definition of Roosevelt (Entry 4 of 4)

river about 400 miles (644 kilometers) long in west central Brazil flowing from western Mato Grosso state north into the Aripuanã River

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Rooseveltian \ ˌrō-​zə-​ˈvel-​tē-​ən How to pronounce Roosevelt (audio) , -​sh(ē-​)ən \ adjective

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“Roosevelt.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Roosevelt. Accessed 13 Apr. 2021.

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