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English noun: Jackson

1. Jackson (person) English film actress who later became a member of British Parliament (born in 1936)

SynonymsGlenda Jackson

Instance hypernymactress, pol, political leader, politician, politico

2. Jackson (person) United States singer who began singing with his four brothers and later became a highly successful star during the 1980s (born in 1958)

SynonymsMichael Jackson, Michael Joe Jackson

Instance hypernymsinger, vocaliser, vocalist, vocalizer

3. Jackson (person) United States singer who did much to popularize gospel music (1911-1972)

SynonymsMahalia Jackson

Instance hypernymsinger, vocaliser, vocalist, vocalizer

4. Jackson (person) United States civil rights leader who led a national campaign against racial discrimination and ran for presidential nomination (born in 1941)

SynonymsJesse Jackson, Jesse Louis Jackson

Instance hypernymcivil rights activist, civil rights leader, civil rights worker, pol, political leader, politician, politico

5. Jackson (person) United States writer of romantic novels about the unjust treatment of Native Americans (1830-1885)

SynonymsHelen Hunt Jackson, Helen Maria Fiske Hunt Jackson

Instance hypernymauthor, writer

6. Jackson (person) general in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War whose troops at the first Battle of Bull Run stood like a stone wall (1824-1863)

SynonymsStonewall Jackson, Thomas J. Jackson, Thomas Jackson, Thomas Jonathan Jackson

Instance hypernymfull general, general

7. Jackson (person) 7th president of the US; successfully defended New Orleans from the British in 1815; expanded the power of the presidency (1767-1845)

SynonymsAndrew Jackson, Old Hickory

Instance hypernymChief Executive, full general, general, President, President of the United States, United States President

8. Jackson (location) a town in western Wyoming

Instance hypernymtown

Part meronymEquality State, WY, Wyoming

9. Jackson (location) a town in western Tennessee

Instance hypernymtown

Part meronymTennessee, TN, Volunteer State

10. Jackson (location) capital of the state of Mississippi on the Pearl River

Synonymscapital of Mississippi

Instance hypernymstate capital

Part meronymMagnolia State, Mississippi, MS

11. Jackson (location) a town in south central Michigan

Instance hypernymtown

Part meronymGreat Lakes State, MI, Michigan, Wolverine State

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