What are Morris?

  • (noun): United States statesman who led the committee that produced the final draft of the United States Constitution (1752-1816).
    Synonyms: Gouverneur Morris
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on morris:

Wolseley Motor Company - Morris
... Wolseley's business was purchased personally by William Morris, later Viscount Nuffield for £730,000 in February 1927 using his own money ... Morris incorporated a new company, Wolseley Motors (1927) Limited, later permitted to remove the (1927), and consolidated its production at the sprawling Ward End Works in Birmingham ... Morris transferred Wolseley to his Morris Motors Limited in 1935 and Wolseley models soon became based on Morris designs ...
James Morris - Sports
... James Morris (chess player) (born 1994), Australian chess player James Morris (baseball), 19th-century baseball player James Morris (cricketer) (born 1985 ...
Rob Morris (American Football) - Professional Career
... In 2000, Morris was selected in the first round (28th overall) of the NFL Draft by the Indianapolis Colts, where he spent his entire career ... Morris started at middle linebacker for the Colts for the first 5 years of his career, and was the Colts' leading special teams tackler in the 2006 season ... Morris also started 9 games for the Colts during the 2006 season, including 3 games in the playoffs and Super Bowl XLI, replacing Gilbert Gardner to improve the Colts' run ...
Morris, Wisconsin - Demographics
... There were 181 households out of which 34.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 63.5% were married couples living together, 6.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 24.9% were non-families. 20.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older ...
The Thin Blue Line (film) - Aftermath
... Morris's investigation suggests that five witnesses committed perjury ... from prison, he ended up in a legal battle with Morris concerning the rights to his story ... Morris felt he had the exclusive rights to my life story ...

More definitions of "Morris":

  • (noun): Leader of the American Revolution who signed the Declaration of Independence and raised money for the Continental Army (1734-1806).
    Synonyms: Robert Morris
  • (noun): English poet and craftsman (1834-1896).
    Synonyms: William Morris

Famous quotes containing the word morris:

    I pondered all these things, and how men fight and lose the battle, and the thing that they fought for comes about in spite of their defeat, and when it comes turns out not to be what they meant, and other men have to fight for what they meant under another name.
    —William Morris (1834–1896)

    If you want a golden rule that will fit everything, this is it: Have nothing in your houses that you do not know to be useful or believe to be beautiful.
    —William Morris (1834–1896)

    Without the Empire we should be tossed like a cork in the cross current of world politics. It is at once our sword and our shield.
    —William Morris Hughes (1864–1952)