noun. United States labor leader who organized the longshoremen (1901-1990).
Words that Rhyme with Bridges
Example sentences of the word bridges
1. Noun, plural
The 320-acre park is in a stand of hardwood-hemlock timber and has three bridges over rapids on the river.
Quotes containing the word bridges
1. Nobody knows anything. I deal with people in all walks of life, some of whom should have some idea of what they're doing. And they're all clueless. It's astonishing that any bridges stay up, or that planes don't constantly plummet from the sky. It's heartening, in a strange way.
- Peter York
2. After a point of time, when you get success and fame, money and everything, the purpose of life has to be redefined. For me, I think that purpose is to build bridges. Artists can do that very easily, more than politicians.
- A. R. Rahman
3. True teachers are those who use themselves as bridges over which they invite their students to cross; then, having facilitated their crossing, joyfully collapse, encouraging them to create theirown.
- Nikos Kazantzakis