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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Some articles on march:
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 ...
... 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 ...
... 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 ...
... 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 ...
... 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 fully centralized ... March 1 – North German Confederation issues 10gr and 30gr value stamps, printed on goldbeater's skin ... March 4 – Ulysses S ...
More definitions of "march":
- (verb): March in a procession.
- (noun): A degree granted for the successful completion of advanced study of architecture.
Synonyms: Master of Architecture
- (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 steady advance.
Example: "The march of science"; "the march of time"
- (verb): Lie adjacent to another or share a boundary.
Example: "England marches with Scotland"
Synonyms: border, adjoin, edge, abut, butt, butt against, butt on
- (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"
- (verb): March in protest; take part in a demonstration.
- (noun): A procession of people walking together.
Example: "The march went up Fifth Avenue"
- (verb): Force to march.
Example: "The Japanese marched their prisoners through Manchuria"
- (verb): Cause to march or go at a marching pace.
Example: "They marched the mules into the desert"
- (noun): Genre of music written for marching.
Example: "Sousa wrote the best marches"
Synonyms: marching music
Famous quotes containing the word march:
“This, then, is the test we must set for ourselves; not to march alone but to march in such a way that others will wish to join us.”
—Hubert H. Humphrey (19111978)
“After the brief bivouac of Sunday,
their eyes, in the forced march of Monday to Saturday,
hoist the white flag, flutter in the snow storm of paper,”
—Patricia K. Page (b. 1916)
“Take some more tea, the March Hare said to Alice, very earnestly.
Ive had nothing yet, Alice replied in an offended tone: so I cant take more.
You mean you cant take less, said the Hatter: its very easy to take more than nothing.”
—Lewis Carroll [Charles Lutwidge Dodgson] (18321898)