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Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to or suggestive of Winston Churchill

News

  • In Ukraine, The West Must Decide What It Stands For - Or Putin Wins

    The great battle for Ukraine is being played out in Euromaidan as I write, not just for Ukraine but for Europe's future and in many ways for the world's future – which perhaps sounds a little too Churchillian at first blush, but consider: of all the democratic protests roiling the world from Thailand to Turkey, Ukraine's is closest to home for the West. Closest to the epicenters of democracy in ...
    on February 20, 2014     Source: Forbes

Quotes

  1. When Karsh asked him to remove the cigar "the Churchillian scowl deepened, the head was thrust forward belligerently, and the hand placed on the hip in an attitude of anger."
    on Nov 2, 2008 By: Yousuf Karsh Source: Thaindian.com (blog)

  2. In a related and critical front-page story, the Washington Post's Bob Woodward writes that last November, just two hours after President Bush gave "what one panel member called a 'Churchillian' vision of 'victory' in Iraq," CIA Director Michael...
    on Jul 12, 2007 By: Bob Woodward Source: U.S. News & World Report

  3. "Bagging Alf is like bagging Santa Claus," Gillmeister said. "He's entitled to his opinion. I just don't know how many people would agree with it. Alf wasn't the type of bloke who would stand up and deliver Churchillian speeches, but that...
    on Oct 19, 2008 By: Trevor Gillmeister Source: Melbourne Herald Sun

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