To be sure, patriot-Americans are not know-nothing nativists or backwater rubes, nor are post-Americans traitors.
Predictably enough, a certain brand of know-nothing militarist sees the need for yet another war.
Such revelations seem like the dream come true of know-nothing anti-Catholicism.
Now the Russians recognize that Obama will be very different from his know-nothing predecessor.
Before the war he had been a "know-nothing," and had been exposed to Toombs' withering fire upon that class of politicians.
Stuck in this know-nothing Helstonleigh, I can only state the fact that they are made.
During the year occurred the memorable know-nothing riot, which resulted in the pulling down of a cross.
After all I didn't actually accuse David of being a know-nothing.
They made vigorous and successful fights against the know-nothing folly.
These are the publications which, in part at least, have given rise to the know-nothing organization, so cordially hated by you.
"ignoramus," 1827, from know + nothing. As a U.S. nativist political party, active 1853-56, the name refers to the secret society at the core of the party, about which members were instructed to answer, if asked about it, that they "know nothing." The party eventually merged into the Republican Party.