follow Dictionary.com

What's the difference between i.e. and e.g.?

entangling alliances with none

entangling alliances with none in Culture

entangling alliances with none definition


A phrase President Thomas Jefferson used in his first inaugural address in 1801, calling for a cautious, isolationist foreign policy. (See isolationism.)

Note: George Washington had given similar isolationist advice four years earlier in his Farewell Address: “It is our true policy to steer clear of permanent alliances with any portion of the foreign world.”
The American Heritage® New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for entangling

12
18
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with entangling alliances with none

Nearby words for entangling alliances with none