To see details on the word
William McKinley
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
William McKinley

I think that President William McKinley is the best example of a man of this class that I have ever seen.
Booker T. Washington  --  Up From Slavery: An Autobiography
  25th President of the United States; assassinated by an anarchist (1843-1901)
 Mark word for later review on this computer
Web Links:
(try right-click if popups are disabled)
Dictionary -®
Dictionary/Synonyms - Google®
Dictionary List - OneLook®
Wikipedia Article
  • I think that President William McKinley is the best example of a man of this class that I have ever seen.
    Booker T. Washington  --  Up From Slavery: An Autobiography
  • Finally, just before the turn of the century, this high-ceilinged chamber served as the bedroom of William McKinley, who was also killed by an assassin’s bullet.
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
  • In the long quiet that followed, as we passed around the wine and slowly became drunker, I found myself thinking about President William McKinley, the third American president to be assassinated.
    John Green  --  Looking for Alaska
  • Although he was not present at Ford’s Theatre when his father was assassinated, he was an eyewitness to Garfield’s assassination in 1881 and nearby when President William McKinley was assassinated, in 1901.
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Lincoln

  • Show more
  • By 1900, Oscar Wilde and James A. McNeill Whistler had almost finished saying the things they were reported as saying, and that Eugene was destined to hear, twenty years later; most of the Great Victorians had died before the bombardment began; William McKinley was up for a second term, the crew of the Spanish navy had returned home in a tugboat.
    Thomas Wolfe  --  Look Homeward, Angel
  • President William McKinley attended this meeting, as did also the members of his Cabinet, many foreign ministers, and a large number of army and navy officers, many of whom had distinguished themselves in the war which had just closed.
    Booker T. Washington  --  Up From Slavery: An Autobiography
Search for samples from other sources:
(try right-click if popups are disabled)
Interest -- Source
General -- Google News®
General -- Time® Magazine
General -- Twitter®
Associated words [difficulty]:   William McKinley [9] , Abraham Lincoln [3] , Harry S. Truman [3] , William Howard Taft [4] , Andrew Johnson [5] , Theodore Roosevelt [5] , Calvin Coolidge [6] , Herbert Hoover [6] , Woodrow Wilson [6] , Warren G. Harding [7]
     If popups are enabled: Search in OneLook®   If Flash® is also enabled: Search in Visuwords®
Most commonly used in these subjects:   History, Public Policy & Politics, Law
Home . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading