argosy argosy  /ˈɑr ɡə si/

Definition(s):

  • (n) one or more large merchant ships

Usage(s):

  1. Through the plain, brick-pointed door opposite famed Fortnum Mason, movers wrestled a seemingly inexhaustible argosy of odd treasures.
  2. They questioned him, congratulated him, sent him off for further copy about his alcoholic argosy.
  3. Captain Blood is another pirate argosy.

News

  1. Sioux City casino stops payments to nonprofit gaming partner

    As part of an ongoing contract dispute with its estranged nonprofit gaming partner, the Argosy Sioux City stopped making monthly revenue-sharing payments Monday to Missouri River Historical Development.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Sioux City Journal

  2. Argosy seeks court-appointed receiver for MRHD revenues

    DES MOINES | The owner of the Argosy Sioux City riverboat casino has asked an Iowa court to appoint a third-party "receiver" to receive, hold or distribute the share of casino revenues now goes to its estranged nonprofit partner, Missouri River Historical Development.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Sioux City Journal

  3. The owner of the Argosy wants an outside group to hold the money

    Another legal maneuver in the battle between the owner of Sioux City's Argosy Casino and its non-profit Missouri River Historical Development.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KTIV Sioux City

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