Definition of Confederate. Meaning of Confederate. Synonyms of Confederate

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Definition of Confederate

Confederate
Confederate Con*fed"er*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Confederated; p. pr. & vb. n. Confederating.] To unite in a league or confederacy; to ally. With these the Piercies them confederate. --Daniel.
Confederate
Confederate Con*fed"er*ate, v. i. To unite in a league; to join in a mutual contract or covenant; to band together. By words men . . . covenant and confederate. --South.
Confederate
Confederate Con*fed"er*ate, a. [L. confoederatus, p. p. of confoederare to join by a league; con- + foederare to establish by treaty or league, fr. foedus league, compact. See Federal.] 1. United in a league; allied by treaty; engaged in a confederacy; banded together; allied. All the swords In Italy, and her confederate arms, Could not have made this peace. --Shak. 2. (Amer. Hist.) Of or pertaining to the government of the eleven Southern States of the United States which (1860-1865) attempted to establish an independent nation styled the Confederate States of America; as, the Confederate congress; Confederate money.
Confederate
Confederate Con*fed"er*ate, n. 1. One who is united with others in a league; a person or a nation engaged in a confederacy; an ally; also, an accomplice in a bad sense. He found some of his confederates in gaol. --Macaulay. 2. (Amer. Hist.) A name designating an adherent to the cause of the States which attempted to withdraw from the Union (1860-1865).

Meaning of Confederate from wikipedia

- ****ociation of sovereign states or communities. Examples include: Confederate tribes Confederate States of America, a confederation of secessionist American...
- The Confederate States of America (CSA or C.S.), commonly referred to as the Confederacy and the South, was an unrecognized country in North America that...
- and formed the Confederate States of America. The Confederacy grew to include eleven states, all of them slaveholding. The Confederate States was never...
- The Confederate States Army (C.S.A.) was the military land force of the Confederate States of America (Confederacy) during the American Civil War (1861–1865)...
- 1807 – October 12, 1870) was an American and Confederate soldier, best known as a commander of the Confederate States Army. He commanded the Army of Northern...
- designs served as the official national flag of the Confederate States of America (the "Confederate States" or the "Confederacy") during its existence...
- The display of flags used by and ****ociated with the Confederate States of America (1861–1865) has continued, with a long interruption, into the present...
- 1889) was an American politician who served as the only President of the Confederate States from 1861 to 1865. As a member of the Democratic Party, he represented...
- of Confederate monuments and memorials that were established as public displays and symbols of the Confederate States of America (CSA), Confederate leaders...
- Neo-Confederate, or Southern nationalist, is a term used to describe the views of various groups and individuals who use historical negationism to portray...
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