buckeye buckeye  /ˈbə ˌkaɪ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the inedible nutlike seed of the horse chestnut
  2. (n) tree having palmate leaves and large clusters of white to red flowers followed by brown shiny inedible seeds
  3. (n) a native or resident of Ohio

Usage(s):

  • Here in southern Ohio, the buckeye is one of our most commonI mean numerousforesttrees.

News

  1. Buckeye Elite enjoys fun season

    Buckeye Elite, comprised of boys from Cardington-Lincoln, Marion City, North Union, Ridgedale and River Valley schools, was formed in an effort to expose the boys to outstanding competition, while enabling personal development as basketball players.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Marion Star

  2. Buckeye Township re-opens Angle Road

    FREEPORT — Buckeye Township re-opened Angle Road today.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Journal-Standard

  3. Buckeye baseball coach has the Wright stuff

    Buckeye baseball coach Steve Wright is the 2013 Gazette Spring Coach of the Year. (RON SCHWANE PHOTO ILLUSTRATION) Things are looking up for Steve Wright. First and foremost, he’s been married to Kaci for 10 years, welcomed his first child, Kadence, into the world on May 30 and lives in a cozy home just east ... Read More
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Medina County Gazette

Quotes

  1. "He will always be both a Buckeye and a Wolverine, and our thoughts are with all who grieve his loss," Ohio State coach Jim Tressel said.
    on Nov 17, 2006 By: Jim Tressel Source: Forbes

  2. "This is a very tough decision for me," Oden said in a statement released by Ohio State. "I love OSU and love being a Buckeye, but I also have a great opportunity to take my game to the next level and compete with the best players in the...
    on Apr 20, 2007 By: Greg Oden Source: Forbes

  3. "I still think the Boss is the Boss. And obviously, I've always enjoyed my time with him, dealing with him. There's times that we've joked about, you know, our Northwestern football vs. Buckeye football and I will continue to enjoy that,"...
    on Nov 1, 2007 By: Joe Girardi Source: SI.com

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