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  • (noun): The month following February and preceding April.
    Synonyms: Mar
    See also — Additional definitions below

March

March (i/mɑrtʃ/) is the third month of the year in both the Julian and Gregorian calendars. It is one of the seven months which are 31 days long.

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1923 - Events - March
... March – Antigone by Jean Cocteau appears on a Paris stage (settings by Pablo Picasso, music by Arthur Honegger, and costumes by Gabrielle Chanel) ... March 1 The USS Connecticut is decommissioned ... March 2 – Time Magazine hits newsstands in the United States for the first time ...
1923 - Deaths - January–June
1852) March 8 – Johannes Diderik van der Waals, Dutch physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1837) March 26 – Sarah Bernhardt, French actress (b. 1844) March 27 – Sir James Dewar, Scottish chemist (b ...
1869 - Deaths - January–June
... March 8 – Hector Berlioz, French composer (b. 1803) March 20 – John Pascoe Grenfell, British admiral of the Brazilian Navy (b. 1800) March 24 – Antoine-Henri Jomini, French general (b ...
1932 - March
... March 1 Charles Lindbergh, Jr ... March 2 – The Mäntsälä Rebellion ends in failure Finnish democracy prevails ... March 7 – Four people are killed when police fire upon 3,000 unemployed autoworkers marching outside the Ford River Rouge Plant in Dearborn, Michigan ...
1869 - Events - January–March
... March – In Japan, the daimyo of the Tosa, Hizen, Satsuma and Chōshū Domains are persuaded to 'return their domains' to the Emperor Meiji, leading to creation of a ... March 1 – North German Confederation issues 10gr and 30gr value stamps, printed on goldbeater's skin ... March 4 – Ulysses S ...

More definitions of "march":

  • (noun): A degree granted for the successful completion of advanced study of architecture.
    Synonyms: Master of Architecture
  • (verb): Cause to march or go at a marching pace.
    Example: "They marched the mules into the desert"
  • (noun): District consisting of the area on either side of a border or boundary of a country or an area.
    Example: "The Welsh marches between England and Wales"
    Synonyms: borderland, border district, marchland
  • (verb): March in protest; take part in a demonstration.
    Synonyms: demonstrate
  • (verb): Walk fast, with regular or measured steps; walk with a stride.
    Example: "He marched into the classroom and announced the exam"; "The soldiers marched across the border"
  • (noun): The act of marching; walking with regular steps (especially in a procession of some kind).
    Example: "It was a long march"
    Synonyms: marching
  • (noun): A steady advance.
    Example: "The march of science"; "the march of time"
  • (noun): Genre of music written for marching.
    Example: "Sousa wrote the best marches"
    Synonyms: marching music
  • (noun): A procession of people walking together.
    Example: "The march went up Fifth Avenue"
  • (verb): March in a procession.
    Synonyms: process
  • (verb): Force to march.
    Example: "The Japanese marched their prisoners through Manchuria"

Famous quotes containing the word march:

    On a late-winter evening in 1983, while driving through fog along the Maine coast, recollections of old campfires began to drift into the March mist, and I thought of the Abnaki Indians of the Algonquin tribe who dwelt near Bangor a thousand years ago.
    Norman Mailer (b. 1923)

    Unaffected by “the march of events,”
    He passed from men’s memory in l’an trentiesme
    De son eage; the case presents
    No adjunct to the Muses’ diadem.
    Ezra Pound (1885–1972)

    The march of conquest through wild provinces, may be the march of Mind; but not the march of Love.
    Herman Melville (1819–1891)