Definition of "lincoln" []

  • A city in E central England, administrative centre of Lincolnshire: an important ecclesiastical and commercial centre in the Middle Ages; Roman ruins, a castle (founded by William the Conqueror) and a famous cathedral (begun in 1086). Pop: 85 963 (2001) (noun)
  • A city in SE Nebraska: state capital; University of Nebraska (1869). Pop: 235 594 (2003 est) (noun)
  • A breed of long-woolled sheep, originally from Lincolnshire (noun)
  • Pertaining to Abe Lincoln, as Lincoln Logs. (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "lincoln" in a sentence
  • "If the story above about the lincoln is true, it may well be that Gore showed up at the airport and the PRius he requested was out."
  • "i hafta say, though, the first "bad driving" example has happened to a hell of a lot of men, too. (ex-shop guy, with plenty of current shop working friends). and number 3? jesus, i've parallel parked a full size van in lincoln park, and that video scares me. i've never had that many people walk through a space while i was parking in it.ever. between that and the taxi, i'd be nerve wracked too!"
  • "Link to paraphrase lincoln … you can please some of the people some of the time, but you can’t please all the people all the time. to quote myself … oh well. —"
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