La Guardia

Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

La Guar·di·a

 (lə gwär′dē-ə), Fiorello Henry Known as "the Little Flower." 1882-1947.
American politician who was a US representative from New York (1917-1919 and 1923-1933) and mayor of New York City (1934-1945).
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

La Guardia

(Biography) Fiorello H(enry) (ˌfɪəˈrɛləʊ). 1882–1947, US politician. As mayor of New York (1933–45), he organized slum-clearance and labour safeguard schemes and suppressed racketeering
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

La Guar•di•a

(lə ˈgwɑr di ə)
Fi•o•rel•lo H(enry) (ˌfi əˈrɛl oʊ) 1882–1947, U.S. politican: mayor of New York City 1933–45.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
New York: This summer, while travelling from New York to Denver, Marc Stewart noticed that the Delta Air Lines terminal at La Guardia Airport felt unfamiliar.
De La Guardia, who runs an engineering consulting firm specializing in hurricane mitigation design of glazing and building envelope systems, outlines the process of starting and manage an engineering firm.
United, Colorado's primary carrier, said it will continue to expand on its already-existing network to Telluride/Montrose with the addition of highly sought-after flights from New York - La Guardia (LGA).