Chavez


Also found in: Thesaurus.

Chá·vez

 (chä′vĕz′, shä′-), César Estrada 1927-1993.
American labor organizer who founded the National Farm Workers Association (1962).

Chavez

(ˈtʃævɛz)
n
(Biography) Hugo (ˈuɡo). 1954–2013, Venezuelan socialist politician; president of Venezuela (1999–2013)
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Chavez - Mexican composer of nationalistic works using themes from Indian folk music (1899-1978)Chavez - Mexican composer of nationalistic works using themes from Indian folk music (1899-1978)
2.Chavez - United States labor leader who organized farm workers (born 1927)
References in periodicals archive ?
Marco Chavez, a former United States Marine deported in 2002 over a minor offense, will now be able to return to the country he first called home, according to the(https://apnews.
For one, DOTr Undersecretary for Railways Cesar Chavez said maintenance contractor Busan Universal Rail Inc.
The 2016 open doubles championship at the three-wall nationals was much more than a title defense journey for Sean Lenning and Marcos Chavez.
As his extremely loyal body-guard, Chavez from mid-1995 saw in Maduro the ideal rubber-stamp aide.
Even after death, Chavez continues to dominate politics, with presidential elections to be held on April 14 cast as a battle to continue or break with "Chavismo" socialism.
After a long battle with abdominal cancer diagnosed in June 2011; venezuelan President Hugo Chavez succumbed to death on 5th March, 2013 in the Military Hospital of Caracas.
En Venezuela, los diarios mostraron grandes titulares: "Hugo Chavez Frias murio luego de un largo combate contra el cancer", decia el diario El Universal, mientras Ultimas Noticias y El Nacional repetian la noticia, segun la habia anunciado el vicepresidente Nicolas Maduro.
CARACAS Mar 19, 2013(Reuters) - Supporters of late president Hugo Chavez will punish opposition leader Henrique Capriles for his anti-government barbs at a vote next month likely to produce a bigger win for the socialists than last year, a campaign strategist for Capriles' rival forecast.
More than 10 days after his death from cancer, the remains of Chavez who was 58, are now entombed in a marble sarcophagus at the Mountain Barracks in Caracas.
Was Hugo Chavez a closet member of Hezbollah and a "follower of the Imam"?
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Bolivian President Evo Morales said he is "almost certain" that "the empire" had poisoned the late Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez.
A FLAG-draped coffin carrying the body of Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez floated over a sea of supporters in Caracas yesterday on its way to lie in state.