Definitions of tennessee

  1. a river formed by the confluence of two other rivers near Knoxville; it follows a U- shaped course to become a tributary of the Ohio River in western Kentucky

Usage examples for tennessee

  1. This was Tennessee, which was an offshoot from North Carolina. – This Country Of Ours by H. E. Marshall Author: Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall
  2. " Al's right, Doc," said the Tennessee Shad, entering the discussion. – The Varmint by Owen Johnson F. R. Gruger
  3. The flag's come back to Tennessee! – The American Union Speaker by John D. Philbrick