What is march?

  • (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 - 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 ...
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 ...
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 ... March 1 – North German Confederation issues 10gr and 30gr value stamps, printed on goldbeater's skin ... March 4 – Ulysses S ...
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 - 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 ...

More definitions of "march":

  • (noun): Genre of music written for marching.
    Example: "Sousa wrote the best marches"
    Synonyms: marching music
  • (verb): Force to march.
    Example: "The Japanese marched their prisoners through Manchuria"
  • (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
  • (noun): A procession of people walking together.
    Example: "The march went up Fifth Avenue"
  • (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"
  • (verb): March in protest; take part in a demonstration.
    Synonyms: demonstrate
  • (verb): Cause to march or go at a marching pace.
    Example: "They marched the mules into the desert"
  • (noun): A degree granted for the successful completion of advanced study of architecture.
    Synonyms: Master of Architecture
  • (noun): The act of marching; walking with regular steps (especially in a procession of some kind).
    Example: "It was a long march"
    Synonyms: marching
  • (verb): March in a procession.
    Synonyms: process
  • (noun): A steady advance.
    Example: "The march of science"; "the march of time"

Famous quotes containing the word march:

    With two thousand years of Christianity behind him ... a man can’t see a regiment of soldiers march past without going off the deep end. It starts off far too many ideas in his head.
    Louis-Ferdinand Céline (1894–1961)

    One of the most interesting and affecting things [on a difficult return march from a raid into Virginia] is the train of contrabands, old and young, male and female—one hundred to two hundred—toiling uncomplainingly along after and with the army.
    Rutherford Birchard Hayes (1822–1893)

    When all is over and you march for home,
    The spoils of war are easily disposed of:
    Robert Graves (1895–1985)