What is another word for tammany?

Pronunciation: [tˈaməni] (IPA)

Tammany is a name commonly associated with the infamous Tammany Hall political organization in New York City. However, there are several synonyms for Tammany, including the Tammany Society, the Society of St. Tammany, and the Columbian Order. These names are all derived from the original Tammany Society, which was a Native American fraternal society founded in the 18th century. The Society of St. Tammany and the Columbian Order were both offshoots of the original society and adopted the name Tammany as a way to honor the leader of the Lenape Native American tribe. While these names may not be as well-known as Tammany Hall, they are still a part of the fascinating history of New York City.

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What are the hypernyms for Tammany?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    political groups, Political organizations, political bosses, political machines, power brokers.

What are the hyponyms for Tammany?

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What are the holonyms for Tammany?

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Usage examples for Tammany

Altogether, tammany or no tammany, New York cannot possibly be described as an ill-governed city.
"America To-day, Observations and Reflections"
William Archer
They are tammany braves.
"Eugene Field, A Study In Heredity And Contradictions"
Slason Thompson
In spite of the opposition of tammany leaders and the Hearst faction, twice as many Parker as Hearst delegates were chosen.
"History of the United States, Volume 6 (of 6)"
E. Benjamin Andrews

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