churchill churchill  /ˈtʃɜr tʃɪl/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) English general considered one of the greatest generals in history (1650-1722)
  2. (n) British statesman and leader during World War II; received Nobel prize for literature in 1953 (1874-1965)
  3. (n) a Canadian town in northern Manitoba on Hudson Bay; important port for shipping grain

News

  1. Churchill Downs: Blueeyesintherein eyes Saratoga

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Blueeyesintherein earned an 86 Beyer Speed Figure in a 4 3/4-length romp Thursday in a third-level allowance at Churchill Downs and probably goes next in the Grade 1 $300,000 Prioress Stakes, a six-furlong race on July 27 at Saratoga, said trainer Garry Simms.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Daily Racing Form

  2. Churchill Downs: Little Mike set for second half

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Little Mike, an Eclipse Award turf division finalist last year, is gearing up for an ambitious second half of 2013 after recently returning to Churchill Downs following a brief rest.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Daily Racing Form

  3. Churchill Downs: Quittin Time more than a Father's Day hunch horse

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Some dads might say a bad day at the track beats a good day anywhere else. That optimistic outlook is a virtual requirement when a card doesn’t look all that appealing, as might be the case Sunday when Churchill Downs hosts a 10-race program.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Daily Racing Form

Quotes

  1. Asked if he regretted meeting and marrying Mills, 39, McCartney told the magazine: "Going through a divorce is a very painful thing. As Winston Churchill once said, 'If you're going through hell, keep going!' The only solution is to remain...
    on Oct 15, 2007 By: Paul McCartney Source: Reuters

  2. "If it's just Roosevelt and Churchill sitting in a room with a brandy, you know, that's an easier negotiation," Obama said. "But that's not the world we live in. And it shouldn't be the world we live in."
    on Apr 2, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Los Angeles Times

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