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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

- Confederacy or confederate may refer to: Confederate state or confederation, a union of sovereign groups or communities Confederate States of America,...
- The Confederate States of America (CSA) (commonly referred to as the Confederate States or the Confederacy) was an unrecognized state in North America...
- The Confederate States Army, also called the Confederate Army or simply the Southern Army, was the military land force of the Confederate States of America...
- Neo-Confederates are groups and individuals who portray the Confederate States of America and its actions during the American Civil War in a positive...
- Variations of the battle flag of the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia (also known as the Southern Cross, Beauregard battle flag, rebel flag, or Dixie...
- Confederate Railroad is an American country rock band founded in 1987 in Marietta, Georgia, by Danny Shirley (lead vocals), Michael Lamb (lead guitar)...
- The flags of the Confederate States of America have a history of three successive designs from 1861 to 1865. The flags were known as the "Stars and Bars"...
- Territory, colloquially referred to as Confederate Arizona, was an organized incorporated territory of the Confederate States that existed from August 1,...
- states declared their secession from the country to form the Confederacy. Confederate forces seized federal forts within territory they claimed. The last minute...
- as public displays and symbols of the Confederate States of America (CSA), Confederate leaders, or Confederate soldiers of the American Civil War. Many...