- s belonging to the past; of what is important or famous in the past
historical (or historic) times
a historical character
- s important in history
the historic first voyage to outer space
- A Historic Load of Bull .
- Of course, the unrelenting focus on historic firsts is easier than pointing out that a majority of Americans voted for Obama because they were fed up with the politics and policies .
- Simply by living, one registers historical data points, and draws conclusions.
- Barack Obama in CTV.ca
We are facing an economic crisis of historic proportions,Obama told reporters.
- John McCain in International Herald Tribune
McCain says: "Senator Obama, this is truly a good day for America. Too often the achievements of our opponents go unnoticed. So I wanted to stop and say, congratulations. How perfect that your nomination would come on this historic day. Tomorrow,...