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james
  • n  a Stuart king of Scotland who married a daughter of Henry VII; when England and France went to war in 1513 he invaded England and died in defeat at Flodden (1473-1513)
  • n  the last Stuart to be king of England and Ireland and Scotland; overthrown in 1688 (1633-1701)
  • n  the first Stuart to be king of England and Ireland from 1603 to 1625 and king of Scotland from 1567 to 1625; he was the son of Mary Queen of Scots and he succeeded Elizabeth I; he alienated the British Parliament by claiming the divine right of kings (1566-1625)
  • n  United States outlaw who fought as a Confederate soldier and later led a band of outlaws that robbed trains and banks in the West until he was murdered by a member of his own gang (1847-1882)
  • n  United States pragmatic philosopher and psychologist (1842-1910)
  • n  writer who was born in the United States but lived in England (1843-1916)
  • n  (New Testament) disciple of Jesus; brother of John; author of the Epistle of James in the New Testament
  • n  a river in Virginia that flows east into Chesapeake Bay at Hampton Roads
  • n  a river that rises in North Dakota and flows southward across South Dakota to the Missouri
  • n  a New Testament book attributed to Saint James the Apostle
  • v  press tightly together or cram
  • v  push down forcibly
  • v  crush or bruise
  • v  interfere with or prevent the reception of signals
  • v  get stuck and immobilized
  • v  crowd or pack to capacity
  • v  block passage through
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james a. garfield
  • n  20th President of the United States; assassinated by a frustrated office-seeker (1831-1881)
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james abbott mcneill whistler
  • n  United States painter (1834-1903)
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james abraham garfield
  • n  20th President of the United States; assassinated by a frustrated office-seeker (1831-1881)
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james albert michener
  • n  United States writer of historical novels (1907-1997)
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james alfred van allen
  • n  United States physicist who discovered two belts of charged particles from the solar wind trapped by the Earth's magnetic field (born in 1914)
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james arthur baldwin
  • n  United States author who was an outspoken critic of racism (1924-1987)
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james augustine aloysius joyce
  • n  influential Irish writer noted for his many innovations (such as stream of consciousness writing) (1882-1941)
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james augustus henry murray
  • n  Scottish philologist and the lexicographer who shaped the Oxford English Dictionary (1837-1915)
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james augustus murray
  • n  Scottish philologist and the lexicographer who shaped the Oxford English Dictionary (1837-1915)
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james baldwin
  • n  United States author who was an outspoken critic of racism (1924-1987)
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james barrie
  • n  Scottish dramatist and novelist; created Peter Pan (1860-1937)
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james bay
  • n  the southern extension of Hudson Bay in Canada between western Quebec and northeastern Ontario
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james bond
  • n  British secret operative 007 in novels by Ian Fleming
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james boswell
  • n  Scottish author noted for his biography of Samuel Johnson (1740-1795)
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james bowie
  • n  United States pioneer and hero of the Texas revolt against Mexico; he shared command of the garrison that resisted the Mexican attack on the Alamo where he died (1796-1836)
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james branch cabell
  • n  United States writer of satirical novels (1879-1958)
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james buchanan
  • n  15th President of the United States (1791-1868)
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