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Correct spelling:
pontiac
Definition:
Poor Old Newyorker Thinks Its A Caddilac

Synonyms:

noun
person
pontiac.
Examples of usage:
  1. A strong combination of Indian tribes, chiefly Algonquin, under the lead of the Ottawa sachem Pontiac, made a last desperate attempt, after the loss of their French allies, to cripple the English; but by 1765, after many harrowing scenes of bloodshed, these red men were crushed. – The War of Independence by John Fiske
  2. Because little has been written on the subject, no thought is given to the long years of deceit and treachery practiced upon Pontiac; we are ignorant of the causes which led to the slaughter of Braddock's army, and we know little of the life of bitterness suffered by Sitting Bull. – Betty Zane by Zane Grey
  3. Pontiac listened with attention, but only replied that he should stand in the path of the English until morning. – The Conspiracy of Pontiac and the Indian War after the Conquest of Canada by Francis Parkman
  4. I've been working on the carrier Pontiac as lookout. – The Indian Drum by William MacHarg Edwin Balmer
  5. As Pontiac yearly visited this place during the trading season, he knew the locality well and was familiar with the settlers, the majority of whom were far from being friendly to the British. – The War Chief of the Ottawas A Chronicle of the Pontiac War: Volume 15 (of 32) in the series Chronicles of Canada by Thomas Guthrie Marquis

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